Edd Byrnes’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 30, 1932

Death Date

Jan 8, 2020

Age of Death

87 years

Cause of Death

Natural Causes


Tv Actor

The tv actor Edd Byrnes died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Initially only supposed to appear in the pilot, he became best known for his work on TV’s 77 Sunset Strip after he was signed as a regular cast member due to popular demand. 

He married Asa Maynor in 1962 and they had one child together.



In the days when I was the big hero, the money wasn’t much. Nobody made anything on television in those days.


I don’t envy young actors.


It was hard to admit I had a problem when I still had money, property, prestige. How can I have a problem when I’m driving my new Mercedes, and it’s paid for, and I have a house at Malibu?


I went to Yugoslavia to make a movie. People saw me there and asked me to do a movie in Germany. And that led to a movie in Italy. Before I knew it, I was in Europe for most of the next 10 years.


Madeleine Albright introduced herself to me. I talked to Henry Kissinger and Barbara Walters. And I asked Peter Jennings to write a note of encouragement to my son, Logan, a news anchor at the ABC affiliate in Palm Springs.