Arne Naess Jr. Death Cause and Date

Arne Naess Jr.'s Death

Born (Birthday) December 8, 1937

Death Date January 13, 2004

Age of Death 66 years

Cause of Death Accident

Profession Mountain Climber

The mountain climber Arne Naess Jr. died at the age of 66. Here is all you want to know, and more!

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Norwegian mountain climber who left Diana Ross as a widow in pursuit of his passion.

He was married to his second wife, blues singer Diana Ross, from 1985 to 2000.

Næss was staying with his friend Johann Rupert on 13 January 2004 when he died in a climbing accident while descending from a peak on Rupert’s estate in the Groot Drakenstein mountains near the town of Franschhoek outside Cape Town, South Africa.