The TV actor Pernell Roberts passed away at age 81, 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 Pernell Roberts and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Most well known for playing Adam Cartwright on Bonanza and Dr. John McIntyre on Trapper John, MD in addition to over sixty television guest spots.
He was heavily involved with playing the horn and acting in school theater productions while attending high school.
He has also been a proud political activist.
How did Pernell Roberts die?
Pernell Roberts' death was caused by cancer.
An obituary on Tuesday about the actor Pernell Roberts misstated the cause of death. His lawyer and friend Richard A. Stone said it was pancreatic cancer, not prostate cancer.
|Cause of death||Cancer|
|Age of death||81 years|
|Birthday||May 18, 1928|
|Death date||January 24, 2010|
|Place of death||Malibu, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Pernell Roberts
"How much does one person need to live? I've never needed or wanted that much."Pernell Roberts
"Stuck as Adam Cartwright, I was only able to use about one-tenth of my ability."Pernell Roberts
"When I finish a movie, I get in my camper and drive around the country."Pernell Roberts
"I feel I am an aristocrat in my field of endeavor. My being part of 'Bonanza' was like Isaac Stern sitting in with Lawrence Welk."Pernell Roberts
"As we get older, we become more political in terms of survival. We realize a certain amount of cunning is necessary and that you just end up a victim when you are totally honest in an environment where those around you arent. It's a matter of remaining true to yourself while continuing to move forward."Pernell Roberts