How Did Aretha Franklin Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Aretha Franklin death

The soul singer Aretha Franklin passed away at age 76, respectable.

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Queen of Soul who released the immortal hits “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” and “Respect.” She won more than fifteen Grammy Awards, one of which was due to her 75 million record sales.

She married Ted White in 1962; after their divorce in 1969, she married Glynn Turman on April 11, 1978. She had four sons named Edward, Ted, Clarence and Kecalf.

How did Aretha Franklin die?

Pancreatic Cancer caused Aretha Franklin's death in 2018.

Information about the death of Aretha Franklin
Cause of deathPancreatic Cancer
Age of death76 years
ProfessionSoul Singer
BirthdayMarch 25, 1942
Death dateAugust 16, 2018
Place of deathDetroit, Michigan, United States
Place of burialWoodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan, United States


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