Mary Kay Ash

 

 

Age: 83

 

Summary: cosmetics executive known for her decadent style and obsession with pink who built a $1.2 billion empire from a $5,000 investment in 1963 and employed more than 850,000 consultants in 37 countries who sold her products out of their homes.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: May 12, 1918

 

Died: November 22, 2001

 

Location: Dallas, Texas