American movie stars died at 78

Here are 17 famous actresses from United States of America died at 78:

Esther Rolle

Esther Rolle (November 8, 1920 Pompano Beach-November 17, 1998 Culver City) was an American actor.

She died as a result of diabetes mellitus.

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Beverly Sills

Beverly Sills (May 25, 1929 Brooklyn-July 2, 2007 New York City) also known as Belle Miriam Silverman or Sills, Beverly was an American singer and actor.

She died caused by lung cancer.

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Dorothy Loudon

Dorothy Loudon (September 17, 1925 Boston-November 15, 2003 New York City) a.k.a. Loudon, Dorothy or Dotty was an American singer and actor.

She died caused by cancer.

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Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown (January 12, 1928 Portsmouth-November 17, 2006 Henderson) also known as Ruth Alston Weston, The Girl With the Tear In Her Voice, Miss Rhythm or Queen of R&B was an American record producer, actor and singer-songwriter. She had one child, Ronnie McPhatter.

She died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Alice White

Alice White (August 24, 1904 Paterson-February 19, 1983 Los Angeles) also known as Alva White was an American actor, singer and secretary.

She died in stroke.

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Betty Furness

Betty Furness (January 3, 1916 New York City-April 2, 1994 New York City) a.k.a. Elizabeth Mary Furness was an American actor, commentator, advocate, model and politician. Her child is Babbie Green.

She died as a result of stomach cancer.

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Elsie Ferguson

Elsie Ferguson (August 19, 1883 New York City-November 15, 1961 New London) also known as Elsie Louise Ferguson or "The Aristocrat of the Screen" was an American actor.

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Jeanne Crain

Jeanne Crain (May 25, 1925 Barstow-December 14, 2003 Santa Barbara) also known as Jeanne Elizabeth Crain or Hollywood's Number One party girl was an American actor. Her children are Michael Brinkman, Maria Brinkman, Christopher Brinkman, Timothy Brinkman, Jeanine Brinkman, Lisabette Brinkman and Paul F. Brinkman Jr..

She died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Lenore Ulric

Lenore Ulric (July 21, 1892 New Ulm-December 30, 1970 Orangeburg) also known as Lenore Ulrich, Leonore Ulrich or Leonora Ulrich was an American actor.

She died as a result of heart failure.

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Louise Brooks

Louise Brooks (November 14, 1906 Cherryvale-August 8, 1985 Rochester) also known as Mary Louise Brooks, Scrubbie, Lulu or Brooksie was an American actor, dancer, model and politician.

She died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Marian Nixon

Marian Nixon (October 20, 1904 Superior-February 13, 1983 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Marion Nixon, Maria Nissinen or Marian Nissinen was an American actor and dancer. She had one child, Christopher N. Seiter.

She died caused by surgical complications.

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Miyoshi Umeki

Miyoshi Umeki (May 8, 1929 Otaru-August 28, 2007 Licking) otherwise known as Umeki, Miyoshi was an American singer and actor.

She died caused by cancer.

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Raquel Torres

Raquel Torres (November 11, 1908 Hermosillo-August 10, 1987 Los Angeles) also known as Paula Marie Osterman or Paula Osterman was an American actor.

She died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Gloria Winters

Gloria Winters (November 28, 1931 Los Angeles-August 14, 2010 Vista) also known as Gloria Carolyn Hirst was an American actor.

She died in pneumonia.

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Nora Denney

Nora Denney (September 3, 1927 Kansas City-November 20, 2005 Crestline) also known as Dolores Teachenor, Dodo Denney, Nora "Dodo" Denney, Dodo, Dodo Denny, Nora Denny or Do Do Denny was an American actor. She had two children, Dix Denney and John Denney.

She died in cancer.

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Arlene Martel

Arlene Martel (April 14, 1936 The Bronx-August 12, 2014 Los Angeles) a.k.a. The Chameleon, Arline Sax, Arline Greta Sax, Arlene Martell, Tasha Martell, Arlene Martell Martin, Arlene Sax, Arline Martel or Tasha Martel was an American actor and acting coach. She had three children, Jodaman Douglas, Avra Douglas and Adam Palmer.

She died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Anita King

Anita King (August 14, 1884 Michigan City-June 10, 1963 Hollywood) otherwise known as Anna Keppen or The Paramount Girl was an American race car driver, actor and model.

She died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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