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Susan Bryant
Susan Bryant • 2 years ago

Happy Birthday Jane Russell! June 21, 1921 - February 28, 2011 Known for her sultry looks and famous figure, Jane Russell was a favorite pin up for GIs in the 1940s-1950s. She was discovered by Howard Hughes and quickly rose to stardom when photos of her in low-cut costumes and swim suits were released as publicity shots before her first movie was even released.

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Happy Birthday! Jane Russell (June 21, 1921- February 28, 2011)

Jane Russell maybe at the public library. Russell (1921-2011) was signed by Howard Hughes for The Outlaw (1943), the film that was to make her famous. The film was not a classic by any means, but was geared to show off Jane’s ample physical assets. Although made in 1941, it was not released until 1943 and then only on a limited basis due to the way the film portrayed Jane’s figure. It was hard to pass the censorship board. When it gained general release in 1946, it was a smash at the box office.

Jane Russell she died on .February 28th 2011 beautiful lady

"Publicity can be terrible. But only if you don't have any." Jane Russell Born Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell June 21, 1921 Bemidji, Minnesota, United States Died February 28, 2011 (aged 89) Santa Maria, California, United States. Cause of death Respiratory Failure

Jane Russell 1921 - 2011 (Age 89) Died from Respiratory failure

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Howard Hughes presents Jane Russell in The French Line (1953)

Jane Russell was born on June 21, 1921, in Bemidji, Minn. Her voluptuous good looks won the attention of millionaire Howard Hughes who cast her in her first film in 1943. Most of her movie roles were designed around her towering physicality and frontal amplitude. She made 23 films in her career. During the 1970s, she was the spokesperson for Playtex bras in TV commercials. Jane Russell died of respiratory failure at her home in Santa Maria, Calif. on Feb. 28, 2011. She was 89.

Jane Russell - 1921 ....as an FYI: Howard Hughs designed a new bra Especially for her; a man of many talents. lol