Chuck Jones’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 21, 1912

Death Date

February 22, 2002

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure



The director Chuck Jones died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Director of animated films and shorts, notably Warner Bros. cartoons starring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and other iconic characters.

He married Dorothy Jones on January 31, 1935. He later married Marian Dern in 1981 and fathered daughter Linda Jones Clough.



“Fog and smog should not be confused and are easily separated by color.” (Chuck Jones)


“The Coyote is limited, as Bugs is limited, by his anatomy.” (Chuck Jones)


“A lion’s work hours are only when he’s hungry; once he’s satisfied, the predator and prey live peacefully together.” (Chuck Jones)


“If you start with character, you probably will end up with good drawings.” (Chuck Jones)


“The older I get, the more individuality I find in animals and the less I find in humans.” (Chuck Jones)