NEWS OF THE WEEK: Angelina Jolie shares touching tribute to late mother on her birthday
The 47-year-old actress took to Instagram on Monday to share a photo of her late mother, Marcheline Bertrand, who passed away in 2007 after an almost eight-year battle with breast and ovarian cancer. In her post, Jolie encouraged her fans to go for regular check-ups, particularly if they have a family history of cancer. "Today would have been my mother's 73rd birthday. She passed away 15 years ago, after a long struggle with breast and ovarian cancer.” Angelina Jolie / Instagram.