Jane Russell’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 21, 1921

Death Date

February 28, 2011

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death

Respiratory Disease


Movie Actress

The movie actress Jane Russell died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Star of the Howard Hughes-directed film The Outlaw. She received additional fame for her roles in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and Son of Paleface.

She married Bob Waterfield in 1943 and the couple divorced in 1968.



“Publicity can be terrible. But only if you don’t have any.” (Jane Russell)


“They held up ‘The Outlaw’ for five years. And Howard Hughes had me doing publicity for it every day, five days a week for five years.” (Jane Russell)