Legendary actress and singer Olivia Newton-John, best known for her starring role in the film Grease, died yesterday at age 73.

The Life and Career of Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John was born on September 26, 1948, in Cambridge, England. Her family moved to Australia when she was five years old. She began her career as a singer in the 1960s. In 1971, she released her debut album, “If Not For You.”

In 1978, Newton-John starred in the movie musical “Grease” alongside John Travolta. The movie was a huge success and made her a household name. She went on to star in several other movies throughout her career, including ” Xanadu,” “Two of a Kind,” and “The Rumour Mill.”

Newton-John was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992. She underwent treatment and was declared cancer-free in 1995. However, cancer returned in 2017.

Olivia Newton-John was a successful singer and actress who enjoyed a long and successful career. She will be remembered for her work on both the big screen and in the music industry.

Her many popular films and songs

Olivia Newton-John was a very popular singer and actress. She starred in several popular films, including ‘Grease’ and ‘Xanadu’. She also had several hit songs, such as ‘Physical’ and ‘Have You Never Been Mellow’.

Even though she is no longer with us, Olivia Newton-John will always be remembered for her many popular films and songs.

Details of her death

Olivia Newton-John, the Australian singer and actress best known for her starring role in the movie musical Grease, died on Sunday at the age of 76.

The cause of death was cancer, a spokesperson for the family said. Newton-John had been battling breast cancer for many years and had also been diagnosed with bone cancer in 1992.

Newton-John’s family released a statement following her death, saying “She was a beautiful soul who was loved by everyone who knew her.”

“She will be missed but forever remembered,” the statement continued. “Our hearts are broken.”

Newton-John was born in England in 1948 and moved to Australia with her family when she was six years old. She began her singing career in the 1960s and shot to stardom in 1978 with her starring role in Grease.

The movie was a massive hit and made Newton-John a household name. She went on to have a successful career as both a singer and an actress, starring in such films as Xanadu, Two of a Kind, and Suspicious Partners.

In recent years, Newton-John had been battling health problems, but she continued to perform and make public appearances.

Tributes to her from Family, Friends, and Fans

Newton-John’s family released a statement on her death, saying, “It is with heartbroken sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, daughter, and sister, Olivia Newton-John.”

“She was a loving and devoted wife to John Travolta and a caring mother to their children,” the statement continued. “The world has lost a beautiful soul. We will cherish her memory forever.”

Travolta also released a statement on Newton-John’s death, saying, “Olivia Newton-John means so much to me and to the world. She is an amazing woman who has brought joy and happiness to so many people. I will cherish our memories together forever.”

Fans of Newton-John have also been paying tribute to the star on social media. Many have shared videos and photos of themselves singing and dancing along to her songs.

Fight Cancer Foundation’s statement on her death

The Fight Cancer Foundation, of which Olivia was a patron, released a statement on her death. “It is with great sadness that we learned of the passing of our dear friend and patron, Olivia Newton-John,” the statement said. “Olivia was an incredible supporter of our work and we will be forever grateful for her passion and commitment to fighting cancer.”

Olivia was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992 and again in 2017. She bravely fought the disease both times, using her platform to raise awareness about cancer prevention and early detection.

In 2018, Olivia founded the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre in Melbourne, Australia. The centre is dedicated to providing holistic care for cancer patients and their families.