August 03, 2011 10:43am
Jean Afrique Dies of Heart Attack
by: Company Press Release
Adult performer Jean Afrique, wife of Ray Victory has died!
Jean Afrique, AKA Jeanette Starion (b. Jeanette Dyrkjær) died Friday, July 29, 2011, of a heart attack in her home. She was only 47 years old.
Her husband, former performer Ray Victory (b. Erwin Ray Viser), called 911 when "she started to tremble and fell asleep across the table". They took her to the hospital by ambulance, but 40 minutes later she died of a heart attack.
Police have apparently ruled out suicide as she was not taking any unusual quantities of pills and there were no signs of foul play. Erwin Ray seems devastated by the loss of his wife and friend of over two decades:
"I visited her in the morgue and I could tell by her face that she was relieved. She died happy. In the twenty years she and I were together, we loved each other as we never had loved others. She was my best friend. She told me so much."
In the '80s, Jeanette was a Penthouse Pet, Page 9 Girl and featured in various men's magazines as photographers flocked from around the world to take pictures of the young girl from Køge, who was blond and very well proportioned. In 1983, the 20 year old Jeanette was named Penthouse Pet of the Year…
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If anyone knows the whereabouts of Ray Victory, please have him contact Adult Industry News or Bill Margold for him to be inducted into the Legends of Erotica.
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