Chuck Taylor’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 24, 1901

Death Date

Jun 23, 1969

Age of Death

67 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack

Place of Death

Jun 23, 1969



The entrepreneur Chuck Taylor died at the age of 67. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American basketball player best known as the first celebrity to endorse a line of shoes. Chuck Taylor All-Stars, produced by Converse, became one of the top-selling basketball shoes in history.

He married Lucy Kimbrell in 1962. 



“I wore Chuck Taylors for a couple shows, and the second show I wore the Chuck Taylors, that was the one and only time I fell onstage. I haven’t really bit it onstage in high heels yet. It will happen. It’s not about if, it’s about when.” (Lzzy Hale)


“I always wear Chuck Taylors, but then I found out that you could actually get your own shoes, so I mentioned it to the band, and they said, ‘Yeah! Let’s do it’ And we got ’em. That’s how it works.” (Fred Schneider)