Sam Phillips – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The entrepreneur Sam Phillips passed away at age 80, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Sam Phillips and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Record executive and record producer who was crucial in the establishment of rock and roll during the 1950s.

He worked on a farm, in a grocery store, and in a funeral parlor.

He was the first non-musician to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

How did Sam Phillips die?

Sam Phillips' death was caused by respiratory insufficiency.

Sam Phillips Death / Obituary – According to a twitter statement on June 29, 2020, Sam Phillips died due to an unidentified cause of death. Sam Phillips passed away leaving loved ones in total sadness, Sam Phillips death has caused so much heartbreak to the beloved family.

Information about the death of Sam Phillips
Cause of deathRespiratory Insufficiency
Age of death80 years
BirthdayJanuary 5, 1923
Death dateJuly 30, 2003
Place of deathSaint Francis Hospital - Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Sam Phillips

"I grew up on what everybody called a plantation - but believe me, it wasn't a plantation. It was just an old farm. I grew up with a lot of black people working in the fields, and it was during the Depression between 1930 and the war, so we were all poor - black and white."

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"I was trying to establish an identity in music, and black and white had nothing to do with it."

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"I am a sound freak. I could play around with sound forever."

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"If you're not doing something different, you're not doing anything."

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"I was looking for what was coming from a man's soul and a man's conviction. I didn't care about his past. If it was innate and natural and felt good to him and it communicated."

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