Thor Heyerdahl, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Explorer Thor Heyerdahl passed away at age 87; 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 Thor Heyerdahl and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Leader of the famous Norwegian Kon-Tiki and Ra scientific expeditions that set out to prove ancient civilizations could reach each other across the ocean.

His third wife, Jacqueline Beer, was a movie actress and won Miss France in 1954.

How did Thor Heyerdahl die?

Thor Heyerdahl's death was caused by Brain Tumours.

Information about the death of Thor Heyerdahl
Cause of deathBrain Tumours
Age of death87 years
ProfessionExplorer
BirthdayOctober 6, 1914
Death dateApril 18, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Thor Heyerdahl

For every minute, the future is becoming the past.

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We have always been taught that navigation is the result of civilization, but modern archeology has demonstrated very clearly that this is not so.

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In my experience, it is rarer to find a really happy person in a circle of millionaires than among vagabonds.

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I don’t believe in war as a solution to any kind of conflict, nor do I believe in heroism on the battlefield because I have never seen any.

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Therefore, I feel convinced that any political picture can be changed to suit the needs of the powers that be.

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