The Independent published this video item, entitled “Olivia Newton-John death: Actor and singer’s biggest moments” – below is their description.
Olivia Newton-John has died from breast cancer at the age of 73.
The actor – best known for her role in 1978 musical Grease – passed away this morning (8 August) at her home in Southern California.
The actor, singer and activist was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992.
In 1974 she represented the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest, with “Long Live Love”, coming fourth to ABBA, who won with “Waterloo”.
Her career hit new heights in 1978, when she starred alongside John Travolta in the film adaptation of the musical Grease, which was the biggest film of the year. Newton-John was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Musical and performed “Hopelessly Devoted to You” at the Academy Awards.
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