Helen O'Connell

Helen O'Connell's Death

Born (Birthday) May 23, 1920

Death Date September 9, 1993

Age of Death 73 years

Cause of Death Cancer

Place of Death San Diego, California, United States

Profession Rock Singer

The rock singer Helen O’Connell died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Vocalist with the Jimmy Dorsey band who recorded “Green Eyes,” Tangerine,” and “Yours.”

She had a smooth voice that attracted her to big bands.

She had the program Here’s Hollywood, on which she would interview celebrities.

How did Helen O'Connell die?

Helen O’Connell, the big-band singer whose recordings of “Green Eyes” and other songs made her one of the most popular female vocalists in the nation in the early 1940’s, died today at a hospice, her manager said. She was 73. The cause was cancer, said the manager, Gloria Burke.