Sylvester Stallone Grieves The Loss Of His Mom, Famed Astrologer and GLOW Promoter Jackie Stallone
Sylvester Stallone's mom Jackie, famed celebrity astrologer and former GLOW promoter but her proudest role was as mother, died at age 98.
Sylvester Stallone is grieving the loss of his mother, Jacqueline “Jackie” Stallone who was known in her own right as a celebrity astrologer, GLOW promoter, and even a castmate on UK’s Big Brother. But her most important role was as mother to her four children.
While the Stallone family was blessed to have her in their lives for such a long time, there now is a sudden void.
— Page Six (@PageSix) September 22, 2020
Remembering Jackie: Trapeze Artist, Psychic, Astrologer, GLOW Promoter, Wife, Mom
Jackie Stallone was an eccentric person.
In her younger years, Jackie performed as a trapeze artist in a circus and also a chorus girl in a nightclub. She was the first wife of n hairdresser, polo enthusiast, and Army veteran Frank Stallone Sr.
While she stayed out of the spotlight during son Sly’s rise to fame as “Rocky”, her quirky personality helped her land a role as a wrestling promoter with GLOW in the 1980’s. The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling were so culturally iconic that Netflix eventually brought GLOW back as a series.
Here is a picture of Jackie Stallone as a Wrestling promoter in the 80’s on the show GLOW ( Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling) which inspired the Netflix series of the same name pic.twitter.com/ndU7C3Vmfj
— Chris Dunlop (aka Lucha Playboy) (@Screamqueenarmy) September 22, 2020
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By the 90’s, Jackie became famous in her own right as a psychic and astrologer to the stars. Sylvester Stallone’s mom had her own psychic hotline, published astrology books, and even appeared on various mainstream shows.
The celebrity astrologer was seen on Oprah Winfrey, Larry King, David Letterman, and Howard Stern’s shows.
Sylvester Stallone’s Mom Jackie Died In Her Sleep
Sly’s brother Frank Stallone made the announcement of their mother’s death on Instagram.
Jackie Stallone was 98 years old and her final wish of dying in her sleep was granted. The grieving son paid tribute to his living mother saying her mind was as “sharp as a razor” until her final day.
“I will never be able to call my mom again or have her yell at me why I never got married . But we all loved her and her sprit to survive and prevail,” the grieving son wrote. “I’ll miss you always mommy.
Frank applauded brother Sylvester for treating their mother “like a queen.”
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This morning my brothers and I lost our mother Jackie Stallone . She was the mother to four children, Tommy, Sylvester, Frankie and my late sister Toni Ann. She was a remarkable woman working out everyday full of spunk and fearless . She died in her sleep as she had wished. It was hard not to like her, she was very eccentric and flamboyant person. She was born on November 29 th 1921 in Washington DC ,she lived through prohibition , the depression and World War II . I would talk to her for hours about the 20’s 30’s and 40’s. It was a history lesson. Her mind was as sharp as a razor till the day she died. She never wore a mask a true revolutionary gal . I guess I’m drowning my emotions in tears and to much vino. But when you’ve known someone for 70 yrs it tough and sad. She had seven grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren . My brother Sylvester took care of her like a Queen for all of her life. I will never be able to call my mom again or have her yell at me why I never got married . But we all loved her and her sprit to survive and prevail . I’ll miss you always mommy. @officialslystallone
Sylvester Stallone Was Very Close To His Mother Jackie
Sly Stallone was very close to his mother and despite his “machismo” acting performances, he was not afraid to show off this soft side to the world. His touching 2017 Mother’s Day message to Jackie can be seen in the tweet below.
— Jacqueline Stallone (@StalloneJackie) May 30, 2017
Jacqueline Stallone’s final Instagram post was a throwback picture of Sylvester.
The wrestling promoter of “Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling” was always proud of her three sons and daughter. Jackie was fortunate to live in a long life surrounded by love.
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Jackie Stallone certainly left a mark on this world and her legacy will live on through her adoring family and fans. Rest in peace, Jackie Stallone.