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Karen Norris
Karen Norris
Role Agnes Bain
Biographical Information
Birth Name Verna Karen Peterson
Birthdate January 18, 1927
Birthplace Fresno, California, United States
Death Date January 31, 1996 (age 69)
Death Place Los Angeles, California, United States

Karen Norris played Agnes Bain, a mortal who challenges Aunt Clara's competence, in the first season episode, "There's No Witch Like an Old Witch" (1965).


Karen Norris was an American film and television actress. She was born as Verna Karen Peterson on January 18, 1927 in Fresno, California.

Norris started out as a chorine in the final edition of the Earl Carroll Revue. She began appearing on-stage in 1946 and frequently worked with the Pasedena Playhouse. Norris also appeared in films and on television. Later she became an instructor at Pasadena City College.

She married Richard Davis Francois Norris on October 18, 1947.

Karen Norris died of cardiovascular disease on January 31, 1996, in Los Angeles, California. She was 69.