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Jane Froman

Singer Jane Froman

Profession: Singer

United States of America

Why Famous: American singer and actress who performed on stage, radio and television despite chronic injuries that she sustained from a 1943 plane crash.

Born: November 10, 1907
Birthplace: University City, Missouri, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Scorpio

Died: April 22, 1980 (aged 72)
Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest

Married Life

  • 1962-06-20 Singer Jane Froman (54) weds college friend Rowland Smith

Historical Events

  • 1943-02-22 Plane crash in the Tagus River, Lisbon, Portugal kills 23 with 15 survivors including singer Jane Froman

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