RIP Annette Joanne Funicello (22 October 1942-8 April 2013). Annette was an actress and singer, and she rose to prominence as one of the original “Mouseketeers” on the Mickey Mouse Club. She transitioned into “beach party” genre in movies along with co-star Frankie Avalon in the 1960’s. In 1992, she announced that she’d been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in the 1980’s and died from complications of that illness.
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