Dana Plato

Dana Plato was born November 7, 1964. She was known for her role as Kimberly Drummond in Different Strokes. After leaving the cast of Different Strokes, Plato attempted to establish herself as a working actress, with mixed success.She took her life in May 1999 using the painkiller Lortab and muscle-relaxant Soma.

Known For


Cast Credits

Diff'rent Strokes (1978)
Starring as Kimberly Drummond (25 episodes)
The Love Boat (1977)
Guest starring as Patty Springer