The actor Esther Rolle passed away at age 78, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Esther Rolle and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Esther Rolle net worth: Esther Rolle was an American actress who had a net worth of $3 million. Esther Rolle was born in Pompano Beach, Florida in November 1920 and passed away in November 1998. She starred as Florida Evans in the television series Maude from 1972 to 1974 and also starred as Florida Evans in the TV series Good Times from 1974 to 1979.
How did Esther Rolle die?
Esther Rolle's death was caused by complications of diabetes.
Rolle died on November 17, 1998, in Culver City, California, from complications of diabetes, nine days after her 78th birthday.
|Cause of death||Complications Of Diabetes|
|Age of death||78 years|
|Birthday||November 8, 1920|
|Death date||November 17, 1998|
|Place of death||Culver City, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Esther Rolle
"I'm not so in love with material things that I'll do anything for money. That allows me the luxury of doing things of value."Esther Rolle
"I don't take roles I can't respect. If I can't find a reason to be respectful of the character, I won't do it because I couldn't do it justice."Esther Rolle
"My mother grew up with each of her children - whatever your age, that's the age she'd be when she listened to your stories. She never belittled our problems. It made for something permanent and reliable."Esther Rolle
"Hollywood maids' are so idiotic. They grin at everything. I told Norman Lear I didn't want to play a maid because of that 'hee-hee/grin-grin' attitude, and he said, 'Who said I wanted that?' He told me he wanted two strong women that are the black and white of the same coin. I said, 'Oh, well - in that case, I'll be right there!'"Esther Rolle
"I'm glad to take on the role of a domestic because many of your black leaders, your educators, your professionals came from domestic parents who made sacrifices to see that their children didn't go through what they did."Esther Rolle