The actor Melvin Van Peebles passed away at age 89, 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 Melvin Van Peebles and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Melvin Van Peebles was an American actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, composer, and novelist who had a net worth of $3 million dollars at the time of his death. Melvin was perhaps best known for creating the film Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song.
How did Melvin Van Peebles die?
Van Peebles died on September 21, 2021, at his home in Manhattan, New York, at the age of 89. He is survived by his sons, Mario and Max, and his daughter Marguerite.
|Cause of death
|Age of death
|Actor, Composer, Film Director, Film Editor, Film Producer, Film Score Composer, Novelist, Playwright, Screenwriter, Television Director
|August 21, 1932
|September 21, 2021
|Place of death
|Manhattan, New York, United States
|Place of burial
Quotes by Melvin Van Peebles
"I went to a number of schools when I was a kid on the south side of Chicago."Melvin Van Peebles
"Music - some people just don't know that part of me."Melvin Van Peebles
"With 'Sweetback,' I just put it together a little bit at a time. I didn't do it on anybody's grant. I did it like any other young executive - by cheating and stealing!"Melvin Van Peebles
"There is a downside to affordable technology, and that's mediocrity. I mean, just 'cause you can afford it don't mean you can do it."Melvin Van Peebles
"I graduated from college when I was 20. To get enough money to finish college, I went into the ROTC, and I was an officer in the Air Force before I could buy a drink."Melvin Van Peebles