Andre the Giant – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The Wrestler Andre the Giant passed away at age 46; this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Andre the Giant and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Wrestling icon who stood 7’4″ and weighed in at 525 lbs, and was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame. He was a WWF Champion and a WWF World Tag Team Champion, and due to his stature, people regarded him as The Eighth Wonder of the World.

Born with acromegaly, he worked as a woodworker and a farmer before going to Paris to learn professional wrestling.

Mike Graham and Dusty Rhodes confirmed that he once drank 156, 16-US-fluid-ounce beers in one sitting, and was henceforth dubbed the Greatest Drunk on Earth.

His daughter, Robin Christensen Roussimoff, was born in 1979.

He appeared alongside Cary Elwes in the 1987 film The Princess Bride. 

How did Andre the Giant die?

Information about the death of Andre the Giant
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death46 years
ProfessionWrestler
BirthdayN/A
Death dateJanuary 27, 1993
Place of deathParis, France
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Andre the Giant

I use what God gave me.

Andre the GiantHow did Andre the Giant die cause of death

It’s difficult wherever I go. They don’t build anything for big people. They have everything for blind people, for cripple people, for some other people, but not for big people.

Andre the GiantHow did Andre the Giant die cause of death

I am not supernatural. I’m just myself.

Andre the GiantHow did Andre the Giant die cause of death

I know I have eaten more good food, drunk more beer and fine wine, had more friends, and seen more of the world than most men ever will.

Andre the GiantHow did Andre the Giant die cause of death

I like my opponents the way I like my steaks – in bunches.

Andre the GiantHow did Andre the Giant die cause of death