The Director Stephen Hillenburg passed away at age 57; this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Stephen Hillenburg and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Marine biologist, writer, and director best known for creating the highly popular Nickelodeon animated series SpongeBob SquarePants.
He married Karen Hillenburg and they had a son named Clay together.
How did Stephen Hillenburg die?
Stephen Hillenburg's death was caused by Lou Gehrig's Disease.
|Cause of death||Lou Gehrig's Disease|
|Age of death||57 years|
|Birthday||August 21, 1961|
|Death date||November 26, 2018|
|Place of death||San Marino, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, Specifically: Ashes scattered off the coast of Los Angeles County.|
Quotes by Stephen Hillenburg
I always pushed back on doing long-form. I imagined SpongeBob as being simple, and I wanted to concentrate on character humor.Stephen Hillenburg
I see SpongeBob on ice-cream trucks a lot, and I’ve got bootleg SpongeBob merchandise from Mexico.Stephen Hillenburg
I wanted to do a show about a character that was an innocent, and so I focused on a sea sponge because it’s a funny animal, a strange one.Stephen Hillenburg
One night, I was really beat; we worked really late and went to get food at some takeout place. And I leaned over against this gumball machine, just exhausted, and there was a SpongeBob looking back at me. And it’s just, like, ‘Oh, brother.’Stephen Hillenburg
I was planning on being a starving artist.Stephen Hillenburg