Telly Savalas – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The actor Telly Savalas passed away at age 72, 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 Telly Savalas and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Telly Savalas net worth: Telly Savalas was a Greek-American actor and singer who had a net worth of $5 million. Telly Savalas was born in Garden City, New York in January 1922 and passed away in January 1994. He was best known for starring as the title character in the television series Kojak.

How did Telly Savalas die?

Telly Savalas' death was caused by prostate cancer.

Savalas died on January 22, 1994, the day after his 72nd birthday, of complications of prostate and bladder cancer at the Sheraton-Universal Hotel in Universal City, California. He had lived at the Sheraton in Universal City for 20 years, becoming such a fixture at the hotel bar that it was renamed Telly’s.

Information about the death of Telly Savalas
Cause of deathProstate Cancer
Age of death72 years
ProfessionActor, Singer, Television Director
BirthdayJanuary 21, 1922
Death dateJanuary 22, 1994
Place of deathSheraton Universal Hotel, California, United States
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Telly Savalas

"I came from a tough neighborhood. I used to be a 'dirty Greek.'"

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"We're all born bald, baby."

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"I'm a romantic realist. I knew I would become a star, just as I know some day the bubble will burst."

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"I was born with a romantic nature, and I'll carry it to my grave."

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"I'm a proud Greek. I carry my Hellenism like a badge of merit."

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