Dana Plato’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

May 8, 1999

Age of Death

34 years

Cause of Death



TV Actress

The tv actress Dana Plato died at the age of 34. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Teen star on TV’s Diff’rent Strokes from 1978 to 1986. Her film credits include High School U.S.A. and California Suite.

Actress who married Lanny Lambert in 1984; the couple had a son previous to their marriage and divorced in 1990.



“People have an awful lot of problems that society has put on them and a lot to work through because of it.” (Dana Plato)


“If it feels right and I’m not going against any energy in myself or the situation, there would be no limit.” (Dana Plato)


“I’ve learned through experience that life is never that bad. The secret is just paying attention to how you feel and not letting anyone else dictate what in your heart you know is right.” (Dana Plato)


“In my opinion it’s not about gay or straight or bi, we’re attracted to spirits, whatever body they’re in. There are other reasons too, but that’s how I see it.” (Dana Plato)


“I’m okay in my skin, you know… I’m okay with who I am.” (Dana Plato)