Judy Mazel

 

 

Age: 63

 

Summary: author of The Beverly Hills Diet, a 1981 best-seller that helped to jump-start the age of the diet book even though its pineapple-heavy regimen was dismissed as nonsense by mainstream nutritionists.

 

 

Cause of Death: Peripheral vascular disease

 

Born: December 20, 1943

 

Died: October 12, 2007

 

Location: Santa Monica, California