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Jane Russell, star of '40s and '50s films, dies

Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to fame as the sexy star of Howard Hughes's 1941 Western "The Outlaw," died Monday of respiratory failure, her family said. She was 89.

 
 

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Jane Russell's notorious screen debut in Howard Hughes's "The Outlaw," 1943.


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Jane Russell, star of '40s and '50s films, dies
Photos | Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to fame as the sexy star of Howard Hughes's 1941 Western "The Outlaw," died Monday of respiratory failure, her family said. She was 89.

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