Obituary of Carole Lombard

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Carole Lombard

Jane Alice Peters (born October 6, 1908 in Fort Wayne, Indiana) was a film actress who was best known for being ranked 23rd on the list of the greatest female stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema. Carole died on January 16, 1942 and her sudden death was reportedly because of an accidental plane crash into the Potosi Mountains. She was only 33 when she died so tragically.

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Carole Lombard Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Lombard, Carole
    • Common Name: Carole Lombard
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
    • Birth Date: October 06, 1908
    • Age: 33 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Jane Peter
    • Occupation: Film Actress

    • Religion: Baháʼí Faith
    • Net Worth: $16 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: StarKist Canned Tuna
    • Favorite Color: Blue (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Carole's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Jane Alice Peters
    • Father: Frederic Christian Peters (1875-1935)
    • Mother: Elizabeth Jayne "Bessie" Peters (néeKnight, 1876-1942)
    • Brother(s):
      • Frederic Charles (1902-1979)
      • John Stuart (1906-1956)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • William Powell (married 1931-divorced 1933)
      • Clark Gable (married 1939-1942, her death)
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Death Notice:

  • Date: January 16, 1942
  • Place: Potosi Mountain, Nevada, United States
  • Cause of Death: Accident (plane crash)
  • Funeral Arrangements: Held on January 21 in Glendale, California
  • Interment: Buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California, United States

Category Tags:

Film ActressAmerican Born on October 6th Born in 1908 Born in IndianaDied in 1942Died from Accident

Carole's Notable Roles:

  • My Man Godfrey
  • To Be or Not to Be

Quotable Quotes:

Is Ms. Carole Lombard still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, she has passed away.

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Related Links:

Carole Lombard @ Wikipedia
Carole Lombard @ IMDB

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