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.
|Cause of death||Brain Tumours|
|Age of death||87 years|
|Birthday||October 6, 1914|
|Death date||April 18, 2002|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Thor Heyerdahl
For every minute, the future is becoming the past.Thor Heyerdahl
We have always been taught that navigation is the result of civilization, but modern archeology has demonstrated very clearly that this is not so.Thor Heyerdahl
In my experience, it is rarer to find a really happy person in a circle of millionaires than among vagabonds.Thor Heyerdahl
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.Thor Heyerdahl
Therefore, I feel convinced that any political picture can be changed to suit the needs of the powers that be.Thor Heyerdahl