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Bob Crane, R. I. P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The actor Bob Crane passed away at age 49, 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 Bob Crane and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Bob Crane Net Worth: Bob Crane was an American actor and disc jockey who had a net worth of $150 thousand at the time of his death. He was best-known for starring on the television show “Hogan’s Heroes.” Crane appeared in all 168 of the show’s episodes. For “Hogan’s Heroes” he was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series in 1966 and 1967.

How did Bob Crane die?

Crane had been bludgeoned to death with a weapon that was never identified, though investigators believed it to be a camera tripod. An electrical cord had been tied around his neck. Crane’s funeral was held on July 5, 1978, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Westwood, Los Angeles.

Information about the death of Bob Crane
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death49 years
ProfessionActor, Disc jockey
BirthdayJuly 13, 1928
Death dateJune 29, 1978
Place of deathWinfield Place Condominiums, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Place of burialWestwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery

Quotes by Bob Crane

"Someone like Van Johnson can spend 52 weeks a year on the road because he doesn't have a family."

Bob CraneHow did Bob Crane die cause of death

"Believe it or not, Jack Lemmon was my inspiration. I saw him in 'Mr. Roberts' at the Stratford theater. I was just 21 or 22 at the time and I thought some day I would like to be an actor."

Bob CraneHow did Bob Crane die cause of death

"I made it a point to study the people in the business I admired most."

Bob CraneHow did Bob Crane die cause of death

"I'd like to do movies. The kind of comedies Jack Lemmon does."

Bob CraneHow did Bob Crane die cause of death

"My wife kept looking at the Jack Paar show and telling me that's what I should be doing on television. But I kept telling her she was wrong."

Bob CraneHow did Bob Crane die cause of death