Lana Turner’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

June 29, 1995

Age of Death

74 years

Cause of Death

Oropharyngeal Cancer


Movie Actress

The movie actress Lana Turner died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hollywood actress best known for her role in the 1959 remake of Imitation of Life. She previously appeared in Ziegfeld Girl in 1941 and in Somewhere I’ll Find You in 1942.

She married and divorced eight times; she married Joseph Stephen Crane twice between 1942 and 1944. She had one daughter, Cheryl.



“A gentleman is simply a patient wolf.” (Lana Turner)


“When he would give you direction, it was not sitting in a chair saying, ‘Hey, babe! Do this and that and the other thing.’ Mr. Sirk would ask, ‘May I speak with you?’ and sit down and say, ‘I think this should be done this way. And how do you feel about it? Do you feel it that way?'” (Lana Turner)


“Humor has been the balm of my life, but it’s been reserved for those close to me, not part of the public Lana.” (Lana Turner)


“The most important tool of my trade was a mirror.” (Lana Turner)


“Since my life has been wayward and impulsive, always a search for something that is not there, and then disillusionment, I believe I need all the excuses I can make.” (Lana Turner)