Bobby Heenan’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

November 1, 1944

Death Date

September 17, 2017

Age of Death

72 years

Cause of Death

Laryngeal Cancer

Place of Death

Largo, Florida, United States


TV Show Host

The TV show host Bobby Heenan died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Manager and colorful commentator known for his time with WWF, AWA, and WCW. He became a WWE Hall of Famer in 2004.

He carried bags and jackets for professional wrestlers and sometimes sold refreshments at matches.

He has written the memoirs Bobby The Brain: Wrestling’s Bad Boy Tells All, and Chair Shots and Other Obstacles: Winning Life’s Wrestling Matches.

How did Bobby Heenan die?

In May 2016, he fell again and broke a hip. On September 17, 2017, Heenan died at the age of 72 while surrounded by family at his home in Largo, Florida. His cause of death was organ failure due to complications from the throat cancer that had been in remission since 2004.



"You'd have a good voice, if it ever came out of your throat."

Bobby Heenan

"I know all about cheating. I've had six very successful marriages."

Bobby Heenan

"Have you ever been to Glens Falls? The city limits signs are on the same post."

Bobby Heenan

"There's the downtown area of Tupelo. Did you see the skyscrapers? Two stories."

Bobby Heenan

"Hawaii's the 50th state? I thought it was a suburb of Guam."

Bobby Heenan