Jane White

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: actress who made her reputation in the 1960's and 1970's in Shakespearean and classical Greek drama in New York but felt hampered by the racial attitudes of casting directors toward light-skinned black performers like herself.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: October 30, 1922

 

Died: July 24, 2011

 

Location: Greenwich Village, New York