Betty Rowland Obituary- How Did Burlesque Dancer & Actress Die?
Posted by  badge Boss on Jul 04

As an American burlesque dancer, Betty Rowland made history. When she died, everyone was speechless. Also, when her obituary came out three months after she died, people were shocked.

Rowland was a famous American burlesque dancer and actress who won the hearts of millions of people during her time on stage. She was especially recognized as the best performer of the Golden Age of Burlesque.

While she was playing at the famous New York City club Minsky’s, she got a lot of fans from the general public. People liked her so much that they called her “Ball of Fire” because of her fiery red hair and the way she danced.

Rowland made people laugh on stage with her great style, and in the 1940s she became a burlesque star with a fresh face. She also worked in a number of Hollywood movies, such as Let’s Make Music (1940), Lover & Kisses (1965), and A Time for Dying.

It is said that she worked as a hostess in Santa Monica, California, until 2009, when she was 93 years old. Also, between 2004 and 2010, she was in a number of documentaries. In 2014, she was in a video called Forbidden Cinema: Volume 5- Lost Blue Classics 2014.

Betty Rowland

Betty Rowland Obituary- How Did She Die?

Betty Rowland’s family hasn’t put her obituary on the Internet yet. But there are a lot of stories about her death on the internet. Still, many people wonder how she died at this time.

In particular, she died on April 3, 2022, at the age of 106 in a care center in Culver City, California. She died when she was old. She was also the last performer still alive from the Golden Age of the Burlesque.

On June 30, 2022, almost three months after she died, her family told them. Also, Betty’s family hasn’t said what exactly caused her death.

Betty Rowland Family Husband And Children

Betty Rowland married Owen S. Dalton, a businessman, in 1956, but they split up in 1963. On the other hand, she never had any kids after she got married.

She also had a long-term relationship with the burlesque and movie comedian Gus Schilling. But in the years that followed, they never got married. Still, many people have called them a spouse in the past few years.

Schilling died in Los Angeles, California, on June 16, 1957, when he was only 48 years old. Also, the couple did not have any children together.

Betty Rowland’s Net Worth

In the years that followed, Betty Rowland’s years of work in the entertainment industry helped her build up a net worth of $14 million. But the estimated number hasn’t been checked yet because there isn’t a real source.

On the other hand, she had made a good amount of money over the course of more than 80 years. In the past few years, she has worked on more than five movies and six documentaries.