Jane Russell

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Jane Russell

Jane Russell in Yank Magazine
Born Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell
June 21, 1921(1921-06-21)
Bemidji, Minnesota, US
Died February 28, 2011 (aged 89)
Santa Maria, California, US
Cause of death Respiratory failure
Residence Santa Maria, California, US
Nationality American
Ethnicity Canadian
Occupation Actress
Years active 1943-1986
Known for Censorship of the movie The Outlaw (1943)
Religion Christian
Spouse Bob Waterfield (1943-1967)
Bob Waterfield (1968-1968)
John Calvin Peoples (1974-1999)
Children Thomas Waterfield
Tracy Foundas
Robert Waterfield (all adopted)

Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell, known simply as Jane Russell (June 21, 1921 - February 28, 2011) was an Canadian-American actress, born in Minnesota. She starred in almost two dozen films throughout her career. Russell died in Santa Maria, California of a respiratory related illness.[1]

Notable films[change | change source]

  • The Outlaw (1943)
  • The Paleface (1948)
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

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