Cyd Charisse’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 8, 1922

Death Date

June 17, 2008

Age of Death

86 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack


Movie Actress

The movie actress Cyd Charisse died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Talented dancer whose skills were showcased in Singin’ in the Rain. Her roles in The Band Wagon and Silk Stockings bolstered her fame.

She married Tony Martin in 1948, and was married to Nico Charisse from 1939 to 1947.



“Whether it’s Cyd Charisse and Fred Astaire or ‘West Side Story,’ see it on the big screen. That’s the way we should appreciate it.” (George Chakiris)


“It’s always been a dream of mine to be Ginger Rogers or Cyd Charisse, and here I am performing alongside Robert Lindsay and being directed by a major Broadway producer. Who said dreams don’t come true?” (Samantha Bond)