Olivia Newton-John, Who Played Sandy in ‘Grease,’ Dies at 73

Olivia Newton-John at the ‘A Few Best Men’ red carpet movie premiere in Sydney, Australia. Courtesy Eva Rinaldi. Creative Commons.

NEW YORK (AP) — Olivia Newton-John, the Grammy-winning superstar who reigned on pop, country, adult contemporary and dance charts with such hits as “Physical” and “You’re the One That I Want” has died.

She was 73.

Newton-John, a longtime resident of Australia whose sales topped 100 million albums, also won countless hearts as everyone’s favorite Sandy in the blockbuster film version of “Grease.”

By HILLEL ITALIE, The Associated Press
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