Marita Napier

 

 

Age: 65

 

Summary: South African soprano who became an international artist specializing in the music of Wagner and Richard Strauss, won a Grammy award, and performed lead roles at the Vienna State Opera, the Metropolitan Opera in New York and La Scala in Milan.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: February 16, 1939

 

Died: April 10, 2004

 

Location: Cape Town, South Africa