Skip Navigation
NPR News

Mouseketeer Annette Funicello Dies At 70

Apr 9, 2013 (Morning Edition) — Annette Funicello, who was part of the original cast of the 1950's Disney television program, The Mickey Mouse Club, died Monday. She was 70 and had had multiple sclerosis for decades. Funicello also co-starred in several Disney beach party movies in the 1960's along with Frankie Avalon.

Hear this

This text will be replaced
Launch in player

Share this


Explore this

Reported by

Mandalit del Barco

Related Topics at NPR.org

Read full story transcript

Missing some content? Check the source: NPR
Copyright(c) 2014, NPR

Visitor comments

on:

NCPR is supported by:

This is a Visitor-Supported website.