The Movie Actor Gene Wilder passed away at age 83; this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Gene Wilder and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Illustrious actor who was nominated for an Oscar for his first major film role in The Producers. He also portrayed Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. He also appeared in Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein.
His third wife was co-star and actress Gilda Radner. Their relationship lasted from 1984 until her death in 1989. He then married his fourth wife, Karen Boyer, in 1991.
How did Gene Wilder die?
Gene Wilder's death was caused by Alzheimer's Disease.
|Cause of death||Alzheimer's Disease|
|Age of death||83 years|
|Birthday||June 11, 1933|
|Death date||August 29, 2016|
|Place of death||Stamford, Connecticut, United States|
|Place of burial||Ebony Grove Cemetery Mercedes, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA|
Quotes by Gene Wilder
I don’t want to do ‘Hamlet.’ I don’t want to do Robert Redford roles or Mel Gibson roles or Kevin Costner roles, because I’m not going to be good at them.Gene Wilder
I said something really stupid once. I told a friend that my mother was so beautiful, but my dad was ugly. My dad heard it and just laughed it off, but I felt guilty. It haunted me for years. I should never have said that.Gene Wilder
I’m an actor, not a clown.Gene Wilder
Great art direction is NOT the same thing as great film direction!Gene Wilder
I wanted to do – there was this film called ‘Magic’ that Anthony Hopkins did. And the director wanted me. The writer wanted me. Joe Levine said no, I don’t want any comedians in this.Gene Wilder