Alan Rickman’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

January 14, 2016

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death

Pancreatic Cancer


Movie Actor

The movie actor Alan Rickman died at the age of 69 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Played Severus Snape in the Harry Potter movies and Hans Gruber in the original Die Hard film. He earned a Tony Award nomination for his breakthrough role in Les Liaisons Dangereuses. He also portrayed Ronald Reagan in The Butler and appeared as Judge Turpin in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.  

He met Rima Horton in 1965 and married her in 2012. 



“Nothing gives me as much pleasure as travelling. I love getting on trains and boats and planes.” (Alan Rickman)


“I’m still living the life where you get home and open the fridge and there’s half a pot of yogurt and a half a can of flat Coca-Cola.” (Alan Rickman)


“If you could build a house on a trampoline, that would suit me fine.” (Alan Rickman)


“On the screen were some flashback shots of Daniel, Emma and Rupert from ten years ago. They were 12. I have also recently returned from New York, and while I was there, I saw Daniel singing and dancing (brilliantly) on Broadway. A lifetime seems to have passed in minutes.” (Alan Rickman)


“Actors are agents of change. A film, a piece of theater, a piece of music, or a book can make a difference. It can change the world.” (Alan Rickman)