Danitra Vance (July 13, 1954 - August 21, 1994) was an American stand-up comedienne, actress, voice artist, and comedienne, best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live during its eleventh season and for work in feature films like Sticky Fingers (1988), Limit Up (1990) and Jumpin' at the Boneyard (1992).

Diagnosed with breast cancer in 1990, Vance underwent a single mastectomy and incorporated the experience into a solo skit, "The Radical Girl's Guide to Radical Mastectomy". The cancer recurred in 1993 and she died of the disease  the following year in Markham, Illinois. She was survived by her longtime companion, Ms. Mary Jones Miller.

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