December 14, 1944 - March 3, 2009 (age 64)
Melodye Prentiss was an American Playboy model and actress. She was born on December 14, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. She was chosen as Playboy's Playmate of the Month in July 1968. Melodye was 23 when she became a Playmate.
Her centerfold was photographed by Pompeo Posar. Prentiss died on March 3, 2009 after taking medications that made her unable to breathe following knee surgery and other illnesses.