Death of Lana Turner

February 8, 1921 - June 29, 1995
Los Angeles, California | Age 74

Star of `Peyton Place' and 'Bad and the Beautiful' dead at 75
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Lana Turner, the glamorous blonde whose acting career was overshadowed by her numerous marriages and the killing of a gangster boyfriend by her daughter, died Thursday. She was 75.

Turner, who disclosed in May 1992 that she had been treated for throat cancer, died at her Century City home with her daughter Cheryl Crane at her side, police Officer Sonia Monaco said.

"She was doing fine. This was a total shock," Crane told Daily Variety columnist Army Archerd. "She'd completed...

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