Updated Trends: American fitness legend, Jack LaLanne is no more, and has passed away at the age of 96. He was the man who inspired fitness and healthy foods to become a national obsession in the nation back in the 50’s, for he himself had set an example to everyone. The fitness guru passed away due to pneumonia on Sunday at his home in Morro Bay, California.
He had the habit of eating healthy foods and exercised regularly to keep himself fit, and that is one of the main reasons he lived for so long. He had kept his exercising routine in process right till the end of his life.
Elaine LaLanne, the wife of Jack, is broken after the death of her husband, she says that it is not only a husband that she has lost, but a best friend and a partner of life. He had kept his physique trim right to his end, and in the year 2006 he had even joked that he couldn’t afford to die, because it will destroy his image. Many people who saw him thought that he was not over 90 years old, and all credit was given to his fitness.