Shirley Ellis Cause of Death

Shirley Ellis' Death

Born (Birthday) January 19, 1929

Death Date October 5, 2005

Age of Death 76 years

Cause of Death Unknown

Profession Soul Singer

The soul singer Shirley Ellis died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Soul singer best remembered for her hit novelty songs, including 1965’s “The Clapping Song,” which sold over one million copies. Her music has lived on in popular culture through cover versions by artists like Madeline Bell and Aaron Carter.

She married Alphonso Elliston, lead singer of The Metronomes.

How did Shirley Ellis die?

Her cause of death is unknown to the public. She died on October 5, 2005, in New York City at the age of 76.