Cass Elliot

Cass Elliot (Singer), born on September 19, 1941 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Cass Elliot's age 76 years (at death) & Zodiac Sign Virgo, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is White. Let's check, How Tall is Cass Elliot?

Cass Elliot Bio

  • Birth Name:Cass Elliot
  • First Name: Cass
  • Last Name: Elliot
  • Age: 76 years (at death)
  • Died: July 29, 1974 (32 years)
  • Birth Date: September 19, 1941
  • Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  • Country: USA
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth/Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Eye Color: Dark brown
  • Hair Color: Light brown
  • Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • Cass Elliot Height

    5 ft 5 in (165 cm/)

    Height & Weight
    Height (in Feet-Inches)5 ft 5 in
    Height (in Centimeters)165 cm
    Height (in Meters)
    Weight (in Kilograms)85 kg
    Weight (in Pounds)187 lbs

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    Cass Elliot FAQs

    Which singer died choking on a sandwich?

    Cass ElliotDiedJuly 29, 1974 (aged 32) Mayfair, London, EnglandResting placeMount Sinai Memorial Park CemeteryOther namesMama Cass, The Queen of Laurel CanyonOccupationSinger, actress, producer

    Was Cass Elliot married to Jimi Hendrix?

    Cass was married to James Hendricks with whom she had a daughter, Owen, who was born in April 1967. A widely reported untruth that Cass choked to death on a ham sandwich has persisted.

    Who died eating a ham sandwich?

    When “Mama” Cass Elliot died on July 29, 1974, rumors spread that she had choked on a ham sandwich. But it was later revealed that the singer had died in her sleep. “Mama” Cass Elliot initially dreamed of becoming an actress but soared to hippie-era celebrity with The Mamas and the Papas when she was 24 years old.

    How much did Cass Elliot weigh when she died?

    It was, however, her weight that caused Elliot to die, in 1974 at the age of 32, in a London flat owned by the singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. Weighing 238 pounds – about twice the proper weight for a woman of her height and build – she succumbed to a heart attack brought on by obesity and crash diets.

    Cass Elliot, also known as Mama Cass, was an American singer and actress, best known as a member of the Mamas & the Papas. After the group broke up, she released five solo albums. In 1998 she was posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for her work with the Mamas & the Papas. Ellen Naomi Cohen was born in Baltimore, Maryland, the daughter of Philip Cohen and his wife Bess . Both her parents were the children of Jewish immigrants from the Russian Empire. Elliot’s family was subject to significant financial stresses and uncertainties during her childhood years. Her father, involved in several business ventures throughout his life, ultimately succeeded through the development of a lunch wagon business in Baltimore, providing meals to construction workers. Her mother was a trained nurse. Elliot had a brother Joseph and a younger sister Leah, professionally known as Leah Kunkel, who also became a singer and recording artist, as a member of the Coyote Sisters and also as a solo artist and background vocalist. Elliot’s early life was spent with her family in Alexandria, Virginia, before the family moved to Baltimore, when Elliot was fifteen, and where they had briefly lived at the time of Elliot’s birth.

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