Lesley Gore

Solo Artist

Died: 2015-02-16
Age: 68
Cause: Cancer

Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963, only 16 years old, with her song, "It's My Party". She also had hits with "Judy's Turn to Cry" and "You Don't Own Me". Lesley Gore died of lung cancer. She was 68. Gore died of lung cancer at New York University Langone Medical Center in Manhattan, according to her partner of 33 years, Lois Sasson.

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