Annette Funicello

Born 22 October 1942. Died 8 April 2013
Annette Funicello
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1942-10-22
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Annette Funicello

Annette Funicello Biography (Wikipedia)

Annette Joanne Funicello (October 22, 1942 – April 8, 2013) was an American actress and singer. Funicello began her professional career as a child performer at the age of twelve. She rose to prominence as one of the most popular Mouseketeers on the original Mickey Mouse Club. As a teenager, she transitioned to a successful career as a singer with the pop singles "O Dio Mio", "Tall Paul" and "Pineapple Princess", as well as establishing herself as a film actress, popularizing the successful "Beach Party" genre alongside co-star Frankie Avalon during the mid-1960s.

In 1992, Funicello announced that she had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. She died of complications from the disease on April 8, 2013.

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Lucky Lucky
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Lucky Lucky
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Tall Paul
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Tall Paul
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The Parent Trap (1961) - The Parent Trap
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The Parent Trap (1961) - The Parent Trap
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Holiday in Hawaii
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Holiday in Hawaii
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Pineapple Princess
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Pineapple Princess
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The Flapper Flip
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The Flapper Flip
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Dreamin' About You
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