Cass Elliot, 1972 Cass Elliot (1941-1972) of the harmonic vocal group the Mamas and the Papas in 1972. Photo from Billboard advertisement, February 19, 1972. Print Full Image Rights Public Domain Date / time 1972-FEBRUARY-19 Related contentEncyclopedia Article: "Mama" Cass ElliotThis Week in History: Birth of “Mama” Cass Elliot How to cite this pageJewish Women's Archive. "Cass Elliot, 1972 ." (Viewed on January 23, 2020) <https://jwa.org/media/cass-elliot>.