Melanie Kohn is a San Francisco native. She now makes her home near Houston. She is known for being the longest-running Lucy van Pelt in the iconic Peanuts specials (1974-1977). She was the fifth child actress to provide the voice for the Peanuts character. Kohn was the voice of Lucy in four Peanuts animated television specials, It’s a Mystery, Charlie Brown and It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown from 1974 and Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown and You’re a Good Sport, Charlie Brown from 1975. She returned to voice Lucy again in the 1977 movie, Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown.