Jerry Lewis, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Movie Actor Jerry Lewis passed away at age 91; this age of death has to be considered astounding. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Jerry Lewis and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Comedian, actor, and muscular dystrophy telethon host who formed one of history’s greatest comedy teams with Dean Martin. He received Lifetime Achievement Awards from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, The American Comedy Awards, and the Venice Film Festival.

His father, Daniel Levitch, was a vaudeville entertainer and his mother, Rachel, was employed as the local radio station’s piano player. He was married to Patti Palmer from 1944 to 1980 and then married SanDee Pitnick in 1983. He had seven kids.

How did Jerry Lewis die?

Jerry Lewis' death was caused by Cardiovascular Disease.

Information about the death of Jerry Lewis
Cause of deathCardiovascular Disease
Age of death91 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayMarch 16, 1926
Death dateAugust 20, 2017
Place of deathLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
Place of burialCremated, Ashes given to family or friend

Quotes by Jerry Lewis

I’m really not thick-skinned – my wife will tell you that I take sunsets personally – but I know that I’ve got the belly for whatever comes down the pike. I think it’s tenacity. You’ve been there before, and you just have to recall, ‘How did I handle that one?’

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I think the cartoons that they’re children are watching, particularly ‘The Simpsons,’ they’re OK. I think that the adult audience is making much too much of the danger that they imply. That’s not the case. The danger for children today, honey, is the news. Keep them away from news on television.

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Adrenaline is so strong that none of us understand it.

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I never got a formal education. So my intellect is my common sense. I don’t have anything else going for me. And my common sense opens the door to instinct.

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I have always said that I cannot allow the child within me to die. It’s kept me alive.

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