Annette Funicello’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 22, 1942

Death Date

April 8, 2013

Age of Death

70 years

Cause of Death

Multiple Sclerosis


TV Actress

The tv actress Annette Funicello died at the age of 70 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former Mouseketeer who starred in Beach Party and How to Stuff a Wild Bikini and sang pop songs such as “Tall Paul” and “Pineapple Princess.”

She married Jack Gilardi in 1965, and the couple had three children named Gina, Jack, and Jason. After their divorce, she married Glen Holt.



“Of all the roles I’ve played, none has been as fulfilling as being a mother.” (Annette Funicello)


“Watching television in those days was not the same experience as it is today. After years of listening to radio, we found the black-and-white images mesmerizing.” (Annette Funicello)


“Mickey Mouse… is always there-he’s part of my life. That really is something not everyone can call their claim to fame.” (Annette Funicello)


“Animation did not become the dominant form of children’s television until the ’60s.” (Annette Funicello)


“As I grew older, I came to feel more responsible for any hardship or trouble my career caused my family.” (Annette Funicello)