Obituary of Jane Russell

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Jane Russell

Ernestine Russell (born June 21st, 1921 in Bemidji, Minnesota) was a Film Actress who was best known for being an American sex symbol in the 1940s and 1950s. Jane died on February 28th, 2011 and her death was due to respiratory failure. She was 89 years old.

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Jane Russell Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Russell, Ernestine
    • Common Name: Jane Russell
    • Birth Name: Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her/hers
    • Birthplace: Bemidji, Minnesota, U.S.
    • Birth Date: June 21, 1921
    • Age: 89 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Ernestine Russell
    • Category/Genre: Film Actress

    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Insider Secrets: Food
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • John Calvin Peoples (31 January 1974-April 1999) his death
      • Roger Barrett (25 August 1968-18 November 1968) his death
      • Bob Waterfield (24 April 1943-2 February 1967 divorced)
    • Father: Roy William Russell (January 5, 1890 – July 18, 1937)
    • Mother: Geraldine Jacobi (January 2, 1891 – December 26, 1986)
    • Brothers:
      • Thomas (born 1924)
      • Kenneth (born 1925)
      • Wallace (born 1929)
    • Sisters:
      • Jamie (born 1927)
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Death Notice:

  • Date: February 28, 2011
  • Place: Santa Maria, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Respiratory failure
  • Funeral Arrangements: Held on March 12, 2011, at Pacific Christian Church, Santa Maria California

Category Tags:

Film Actress American Born on June 21st Born in 1921 Born in MinnesotaDied in 2011Died from Respiratory failure

Quotable Quotes:

"It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed."

"In bad times and in good, I've never lost my sense of zest for life. "

"Continuous efforts - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential. "

"There is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure."

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence."

"Yes, Howard Hughes invented a bra for me. Or, he tried to. And one of the seamless ones like they have now. He was way ahead of his time. But I never wore it in The Outlaw (1943). And he never knew. He wasn't going to take my clothes off to check if I had it on. I just told him I did. (IMDB)"

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Jane Russell @ IMDB

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