Bobby Darin’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 14, 1936

Death Date

December 20, 1973

Age of Death

37 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure

Place of Death

Los Angeles, California, United States


Pop Singer

The pop singer Bobby Darin died at the age of 37. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pop vocalist who released the hits “Mack the Knife,” “Dream Lover,” and “Beyond the Sea.” “Mack the Knife” won the Grammy Award for Record of the Year in 1960.

He married Sandra Dee on December 1, 1960; after their divorce on March 7, 1967, he remarried Andrea Joy Yeager on June 26, 1973.

How did Bobby Darin die?

Darin died of heart failure in Hollywood, California, United States.

What was wrong with Bobby Darin’s heart?

Throughout his life, Darin had suffered from poor health. As an infant, he was frail. Darin suffered from recurring bouts of rheumatic fever from the age of eight, causing his heart to get severely weakened. In 1971, he had his first heart surgery.

How old was Bobby Darin when he passed away?

Darin was only 37 years old when he died.



“It isn’t true that you live only once. You only die once. You live lots of times, if you know how.” (Bobby Darin)


“My family comes first. Maybe that’s what makes me different from other guys.” (Bobby Darin)


“I am now a turtle. Virtually everything I own is on my back and suffice it to say I am one ton lighter and therefore 2,000 pounds happier. All houses are gone.” (Bobby Darin)


“I could have a roomful of awards and it wouldn’t mean beans.” (Bobby Darin)


“My philosophy is to take one day at a time. I don’t worry about the future. Tomorrow is even out of sight for me.” (Bobby Darin)