Jeannie Little Biography – Jeannie Little Wiki
Jeannie Little (born Jeanne Mitchell) was a Gold Logie-award-winning Australian entertainer and TV personality. She made her television debut on The Mike Walsh Show in September 1974. In 1976, she won a Gold Logie for most popular television personality, and subsequently won two other Logies for her work on the Mike Walsh Show.
She performed at the Royal Command Bicentennial Concert before the Prince and Princess of Wales. Her stage career took off with Jerry’s Girls, in which American director John Frost teamed Little with well known entertainers Marcia Hines, Debra Byrne and Judi Connelli. She then subsequently appeared in Legends with Kerrie Biddell, Toni Lamond, and Nancye Hayes at the Sydney Opera House.
She appeared in theatre since 1978, including Marlene, Little’s one-woman tribute to actress and singer Marlene Dietrich, which toured Australia and the US to critical acclaim, followed by More of a Little, which was filled with songs, chat, and anecdotes, as well as A Tribute to Marilyn Monroe. In the late 1990s, through to the mid-2000s, Little appeared on the panel discussion show Beauty and the Beast, with beast Stan Zemanek.
In 2001, Jeannie received a Centenary Medal for service to the community and was recognised in the Australia Day Honours with the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM).
Jeannie Little Age
Jeannie Little was born on 11 May 1938, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She died on 7 November 2020, in Sydney. She was 82 years old.
Jeannie Little Husband
Jeannie Little was married to her husband Barry Little from 1971-2019.
Jeannie Little Daughter
Jeannie Little and her husband interior decorator Barry Little had a daughter, Katie Little Poulton. Katie runs her own graphic arts studio One of a Kind with her husband Tim. She is also a patron of the Jeanne Little Alzheimer’s Research Fund.
Jeannie Little Death
Jeannie Little died on 7 November 2020 at the age of 82. Her daughter, Katie, confirmed her mother had died in a Facebook post. Katie wrote: “My mother has left the earthly plane. This is a huge shock – but I’m so grateful. Love you all my friends.”
Jeannie Little Cause of Death
Jeannie Little’s cause of death was Alzheimer’s disease. She was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2009.
Jeannie Little Net Worth
Jeannie Little’s net worth was unclear.