Bernie Mac’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 5, 1957

Death Date

August 9, 2008

Age of Death

50 years

Cause of Death



TV Actor

The tv actor Bernie Mac died at the age of 50. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

He gained popularity as a comedian and won the 2002 Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy for The Bernie Mac Show. 

He was raised by a single mother, Mary, who died of cancer when he was 16 years old. He married Rhonda McCullough in 1977 and they had a child named Je’neice McCullough together. 



“Only way you can you get upset is when you expecting something.” (Bernie Mac)


“I love my daughter, but there’s a certain feeling, a certain emotion when you got a granddaughter, you know?” (Bernie Mac)


“I can’t build myself by beating somebody down.” (Bernie Mac)


“I’m not a star, and I don’t want to be a star. Stars fall. I’m an ordinary guy with an extraordinary job.” (Bernie Mac)


“My name is Bernard Jeffrey McCullough, but people know me as Bernie Mac. My mama, God rest her soul – she used to call me Beanie. Used to say, ‘Don’t you worry about Beanie. Beanie gonna be just fine. Beanie gonna surprise everyone.'” (Bernie Mac)