Lily Pons’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 12, 1898

Death Date

Feb 13, 1976

Age of Death

77 years

Cause of Death

Pancreatic Cancer

Place of Death

Feb 13, 1976

Profession

Opera Singer

The opera singer Lily Pons died at the age of 77. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Opera singer best known for her leading roles in Metropolitan Opera productions of Lucia di Lammermoor and Lakmé. The soprano also starred in such musical movies as Hitting a New High and That Girl from Paris.

Born Alice Josephine Pons in Draguignan, France, she was the daughter of an Italian mother and a Frenchman father. She was married twice, first to August Mesritz and then to Andre Kostelanetz.