Jane Powell has died at the age of 92.
It’s been confirmed that the actress best known for appearing in musicals such as Royal Wedding and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers died from natural causes.
Her death was confirmed on Thursday by family friend and spokesperson Susan Granger who said the star passed away at her home in Wilton, Connecticut.
The actress made her screen debut when she danced with Fred Astaire in Royal Wedding in 1951 before being cast as one of seven brides for seven brothers in the classic 1954 film musical of the same name.
She also sang at President Harry S. Truman’s Inaugural Ball and was honoured to be a bridesmaid at the first of Elizabeth Taylor’s weddings.
Jane was one of the last surviving stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age and had continued to appear on stage well into the 21st Century.
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