The Death of Jean Harlow – 7 June 1937

Posted on June 6th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

Jean Harlow, the original ‘blonde Bombshell’ and the ‘Platinum Blonde’ of Hollywood, died from renal failure on 7 June 1937, aged only 26.

Below is a newspaper story – published on 8 June 1937 – that reports on Jean Harlow’s death.

Quem di diligunt, adolescens moritur.

historical newspaper report about the death of jean haarlow

Dundee Courier – Tuesday 08 June 1937

Image © D.C.Thomson & Co. Ltd. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000564/19370608/129/0007

historical newspaper report about the death of jean haarlow

Dundee Courier – Tuesday 08 June 1937

Image © D.C.Thomson & Co. Ltd. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000564/19370608/129/0007

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