Bill Hicks’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 16, 1961

Death Date

February 26, 1994

Age of Death

32 years

Cause of Death

Pancreatic Cancer



The comedian Bill Hicks died at the age of 32. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary standup comedian whose material often dealt with controversial and dark subject matters. In 2007 he was ranked the fourth greatest stand-up comic of all time on Channel 4’s list of the UK’s 100 Greatest Stand-Ups. A documentary about his life, American: The Bill Hicks Story, was release in 2010.

He grew up in Valdosta, GA with his parents, Jim and Mary, and his two older siblings, Lynn and Steve. He died of pancreatic cancer in 1994 at the age of 32.



“I’m totally confused about what I’m going to do with my life.” (Bill Hicks)


“I’m not really a heavy smoker any more. I only get through two lighters a day now.” (Bill Hicks)


“There is no such thing as death; life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves.” (Bill Hicks)


“Life is only a dream and we are the imagination of ourselves.” (Bill Hicks)


“If you’re so pro-life, do me a favour: don’t lock arms and block medical clinics. If you’re so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries.” (Bill Hicks)