The actor Dorothy Dandridge passed away at age 42, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Dorothy Dandridge and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Dorothy Dandridge net worth: Dorothy Dandridge was an American actress, singer, and dancer who had a net worth of $10 thousand at the time of her death in 1965. She was best known for being one of the first African American movie stars.
How did Dorothy Dandridge die?
Dorothy Dandridge's death was caused by drug overdose.
Several hours later, Dandridge was found naked and unresponsive in her apartment by her manager, Earl Mills. A Los Angeles pathology institute determined that the cause of death was an accidental overdose of the antidepressant imipramine.
|Cause of death||Drug Overdose|
|Age of death||42 years|
|Profession||Actor, Pin-up girl, Singer|
|Birthday||November 9, 1922|
|Death date||September 8, 1965|
|Place of death||Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Forest Lawn, California, United States|
Quotes by Dorothy Dandridge
"I can't play a slave."Dorothy Dandridge
"If I were white, I could capture the world."Dorothy Dandridge
"If one person in a thousand criticized me while all the others cheered, I didn't hear the cheers."Dorothy Dandridge
"Somehow, people just like to look at me."Dorothy Dandridge