Obituary of Shelley Long

Shelley Long

Shelley Long (born on August 23rd, 1949 in Fort Wayne, Indiana) was an TV-Actress who was best known for playing Sam's girlfriend, Diane Chambers on the TV sitcom "Cheers". Shelley died on July 31st, 2021 (TBV) and her death was possibly because of an old acting related injury. She was 71 in the end.

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Shelley Long Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Long, Shelley
    • Common Name: Shelley Long
    • Birth Name: Shelley Lee Long
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her/hers
    • Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.
    • Birth Date: August 23, 1949
    • Age: 71
    • Also Known As: DeDe Pritchett
    • Category/Genre: TV-Actress
    Shelley Long with Terrie Frankel 1996 Cable Ace Awards (cropped)
    Shelley on Wikipedia

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Bruce Tyson (married 1981-divorced 2004)
      • Ken Solomon (married ?-divorced 1979)
    • Father: Leland Long
    • Mother: Ivadine Long
    • Siblings:
    • Children:
      • Juliana Long Tyson (daughter, born March 27, 1985)

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive,
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Not Dead/Deceased

Category Tags:

TV-Actress American Born on August 23rd Born in 1949 Born in Indiana

Shelley's Notable Roles:

  • The Money Pit (1986)
  • Hello Again (1987)
  • Troop Beverly Hills (1989)
  • The Brady Bunch Movie

Quotable Quotes:

"I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known."

"What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish."

"Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. "

"When pain brings you down, don't be silly, don't close your eyes and cry, you just might be in the best position to see the sun shine."

Is Shelley Long still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, she has not passed away.

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    IMDB.com: Shelley Long

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    Last Updated: 2021-06-29 07:17:49
    By: Tucker

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