American actress Olivia Newton John has died at the age of 73.
Her husband released the following statement:
Dame Olivia Newton-John (73) passed away peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning, surrounded by family and friends. We ask that everyone please respect the family’s privacy during this very difficult time.
Olivia has been a symbol of triumphs and hope for over 30 years sharing her journey with breast cancer. Her healing inspiration and pioneering experience with plant medicine continues with the Olivia Newton-John Foundation Fund, dedicated to researching plant medicine and cancer. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that any donations be made in her memory to the Olivia Newton-John Foundation Fund.
Olivia is survived by her husband John Easterling; daughter Chloe Lattanzi; sister Sarah Newton-John; brother Toby Newton-John; nieces and nephews Tottie, Fiona and Brett Goldsmith; Emerson, Charlie, Zac, Jeremy, Randall, and Pierz Newton-John; Jude Newton-Stock, Layla Lee; Kira and Tasha Edelstein; and Brin and Valerie Hall.
Who is Olivia Newton John Husband?
John Easterling is an American businessman and environmentalist who serves as the CEO and chairman of Amazon Herb Company.
He is also known as the husband of singer/songwriter and actress Olivia Newton-John.
Through his work, he strives to achieve the vision of employing eco-commerce as the solution for rainforest sustainability, better health for all, and wealth generation.
Born in the USA, he was raised in Charlotte, North Carolina.
He received a degree in environmental studies from University of North Carolina.
Olivia Newton John and her husband fell in love during a trip to the yyazon and married in a private ceremony back in 2008.