- Did Aretha Franklin have a child at 12?
- What happened to Barbara Franklin?
- Who inherited Aretha Franklin’s net worth?
- Is Aretha Franklin alive or dead?
- What happened to Aretha Franklin’s first husband?
- What age Aretha Franklin died?
Franklin’s oldest son, Clarence was born when she was 12 years old in 1955. His father was believed to be Franklin’s classmate, Donald Burke according to her biographer and author of Respect: The Life of Aretha Franklin, David Ritz.
She died of a heart attack on March 7, 1952, at 34 years of age. Audra McDonald portrays Barbara Franklin in the 2021 Aretha Franklin biopic Respect.
Aretha Franklin had four wills The March 2014 will gave a greater share of her estate to her youngest son, Kecalf Franklin, and her oldest son, Clarence Franklin, was to get less. But the validity of the will and the other handwritten documents would have to be determined by the court.
August 16, 2018Aretha Franklin/Date of death
Franklin met Turman, an actor, at a benefit in 1977, the following year, they were married at her father’s church. Franklin and Turman, who had no children together, separated in 1982 and divorced in 1984.
76 years (1942–2018)Aretha Franklin/Age at death