Olivia Newton-John, an actress and singer best remembered for her part in Grease, passed away at the age of 73. Her family confirmed that she had passed away. According to numerous foreign sources, she passed away following a cancer fight.
Her husband, John Easterling, communicated the tragic news of her loss with friends and followers on her verified Instagram account. She passed away in her sleep on the morning of Monday, August 8, according to a lengthy message he wrote.
“Dame Olivia Newton-John (73) died quietly this morning at her Ranch in Southern California, surrounded by her loved ones. We kindly request that everyone respect the family’s privacy at this extremely trying time “added he. “Olivia has shared her breast cancer struggle for more than 30 years, serving as a symbol of victories and optimism. The Olivia Newton-John Foundation Fund, which is focused on studying plant medicine and cancer, carries on her pioneering work in plant medicine and healing inspiration. The family requests that any donations made in her honor go to the @onjfoundation in lieu of flowers “Added he.
In September 2018, Olivia admitted that she was battling cancer at the base of her spine. Following her diagnosis and recoveries from breast cancer in the 1990s and 2017, this was her third battle.
Following the news of her passing, a number of celebrities and directors posted memorials to her on social media. John Travolta, who was her co-star in the movie Grease, gave a heartfelt speech to start the memorials. He commented, “My beautiful Olivia, you made all of our lives so much better,” along with a photo from their movie. Your influence was tremendous. I adore you a lot. When we are all back together, we will see each other again. From the first second, I laid eyes on you, you were all mine. Your John, your Danny! Antonio Banderas, Marlee Matlin, Gabrielle Union, George Takei, and Antonio Takei were among those who spoke well of Olivia.
News18 Showsha sends her family and friends our sympathies and prays for eternal peace for her soul.