Etta James

 

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: rhythm and blues singer who recorded many hits and made the ballad At Last an anthem for weddings, commercials, and even President Barack Obama's inaugural ball.

 

 

Cause of Death: Leukemia

 

Born: January 25, 1938

 

Died: January 20, 2012

 

Location: Riverside, California