What did Mahalia die from?

Mahalia Jacksbn, who rose from Deep South poverty to world renown as a passionate gospel singer, died of a heart seizure yesterday in Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, Ill., a Chicago suburb. She was 60 years old, and had been in poor health for several years.

Did Mahalia Jackson have diabetes?

Mahalia Jackson (1911–1972) Jackson died of heart failure and diabetes complications. She was 60.

Who is the oldest gospel singer alive?

Shirley Ann Caesar-Williams (born October 13, 1938), known professionally as Shirley Caesar, is an American gospel singer whose career has spanned seven decades.