Clarence Clemons’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 11, 1942

Death Date

June 18, 2011

Age of Death

69 years



The saxophonist Clarence Clemons died at the age of 69. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American rock and R&B performer known for his smooth saxophone playing with the E Street Band for more than thirty years.

He married five times throughout his life. His last marriage was to Victoria Clemons from 2008 until 2011.



“Through all the hardships and all the operations and all the hospitals, all that stuff each part of my life, there’s been some goodness, some greatness that comes in here and helps me to be strong, to continue what I’m doing.” (Clarence Clemons)


“As a horn player, the greatest compliment one can get is when a person comes to you and says, ‘I heard this saxophone on the radio the other day and I knew it was you. I don’t know the song, but I know it was you on sax.'” (Clarence Clemons)


“The calm mind allows one to connect with the inner self, the Soul, the very source of our being. That’s where the music lives. That’s where my music comes from.” (Clarence Clemons)


“It used to take a day to get over the partying. But I don’t party anymore. I don’t miss it, either.” (Clarence Clemons)


“Somebody said to me, ‘Whenever somebody says your name, a smile comes to their face.’ That’s a great accolade. I strive to keep it that way.” (Clarence Clemons)