Christopher Lee’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 27, 1922

Death Date

Jun 7, 2015

Age of Death

93 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure

Place of Death

Jun 7, 2015

Profession

Movie Actor

The movie actor Christopher Lee died at the age of 93 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

He became known for playing Count Dooku in Star Wars and Saruman in Lord of the Rings. Earlier in his career, he portrayed Count Dracula in Hammer Horror Films.

His step-cousin is the author of the James Bond spy novels, Ian Fleming. He married Birgit Kroencke in 1961 and he has a daughter named Christina. 

Quotes

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“My favourite country is Finland because once you get to a certain point, you can drive for hours without seeing a single person. I love peace and quiet – something I don’t get very often.” (Christopher Lee)

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“I’m much softer than people think. I don’t present to the world an emotional face. I’m pretty good at self-control, but I am easily moved.” (Christopher Lee)

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“I associate heavy metal with fantasy because of the tremendous power that the music delivers.” (Christopher Lee)

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“‘The Impossible Dream’ is, in my opinion, one of the greatest songs ever written. Here is a man, an old man, a very old man full of daring, bravery, courage, determination, romanticism and dreams.” (Christopher Lee)

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“It’s what you don’t see that keeps you on the edge of your seat in any kind of film – leave it to the imagination of the viewer.” (Christopher Lee)