Etta James Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Etta James died at age 73, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding Blues Singer Etta James' death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Late blues singer who released the hits “At Last” and “Something’s Got a Hold on Me” and won multiple awards, like Best Traditional Blues Album.

She married Artis Mills in 1969 and they had two children together. She died of leukemia in January 2012.

How did Etta James die?

Etta James' death was caused by Leukemia.

Information about the death of Etta James
Cause of deathLeukemia
Age of death73 years
ProfessionBlues Singer
BirthdayJanuary 25, 1938
Death dateJanuary 20, 2012
Place of deathRiverside Community Hospital, Riverside, California, United States
Place of burialInglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, California, United States

Quotes

But even so, I still get nervous before I go onstage.

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I’m not starry eyed, and I’m not money crazy.

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Johnny Guitar… just one of my favorite singers of all time. I met him when we were both on the road with Johnny Otis in the ’50s when I was a teenager. We traveled the country in a car together. I would hear him sing every night.

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The only time that I am really truly happy – when I feel at my best – is when I’m on the stage.

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Now I can stand up on the stage again like I used to after five years of sitting down while I sang.

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