Jane Russell Dies At Age 89
June 21, 1921 – Feb 28, 2011
Jane Russell, the sultry actress and legendary pin-up girl of the 1940’s and 50’s, passed away yesterday, Feb. 28, 2011, at her home in Santa Maria, California. She was with family and friends when she died. According to CNN, Jane Russell’s daughter-in-law Etta Waterfield said that Russell was a “pillar of health” but caught a bad cold and died of respiratory difficulties. She was 89 yrs old.