Chris Benoit’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 21, 1967

Death Date

June 24, 2007

Age of Death

40 years

Cause of Death




The wrestler Chris Benoit died at the age of 40. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Canadian pro wrestler who earned over 20 titles over the course of his career, including a WCW World Heavyweight Championship and a WWE World Heavyweight Championship.

With his first wife Martina, he had two children, David and Megan. He married his second wife, Nancy Benoit, in 2007 and they went on to have a son named Daniel together. In a steroid-induced mania in 2007, he tragically killed his wife at the time, Nancy, and son, Daniel, before killing himself.



“I really enjoyed working with Rey Mysterio when we were up against Kurt Angle and Chris Benoit and The Guerreros.” (Edge)


“There’s been so many rivals, most of them Canadian guys like Rick Martel, Christian and Chris Benoit. Those guys were all ultimate professionals, every one of them.” (Booker T)