Charlie Rich’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 14, 1932

Death Date

July 25, 1995

Age of Death

62 years

Cause of Death

Pulmonary Embolism


Country Singer

The country singer Charlie Rich died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Country singer-songwriter of “The Most Beautiful Girl” and “Behind Closed Doors.” He won five Country Music Association Awards over the course of his career.

He married Margaret Ann Greene on May 25, 1952 and they had four children together.



“As a matter of fact, we put it down because we wanted to be jazz pickers.” (Charlie Rich)


“I had to make a drastic change at Sun Records and I didn’t really appreciate country music until I went there.” (Charlie Rich)


“I think a guy who’s had just the right amount of booze can sing the blues a hell of a lot better than a guy who is stone sober.” (Charlie Rich)