Chill Wills’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 18, 1902

Death Date

Dec 15, 1978

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death

Cancer

Place of Death

Dec 15, 1978

Profession

Movie Actor

The movie actor Chill Wills died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

He played Davy Crockett’s sidekick, Beekeeper, in The Alamo, and led a notorious campaign to win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. His other films include Gunsmoke, Tugboat Annie Sails Again, McLintock!, and Kentucky Rifle.

He was born in Seagoville, Texas. He was married to his second wife, Novadeen Googe, from 1973 to 1978.

Quotes

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“I want every man on the force to try his best, his level best, to try to avoid arresting anyone. I know that this going to take great will power but try.” (Chill Wills)

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“You shoulda shot that fella a long time ago. Now he’s too rich to kill.” (Chill Wills)