Eddie Cochran’s Death – Cause and Date

Eddie Cochran Death Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) October 3, 1938

Death Date April 17, 1960

Age of Death 21 years

Cause of Death Traffic Collision

Profession Rock Singer

The rock singer Eddie Cochran died at the age of 21. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Rock ‘n’ roll pioneer whose rockabilly songs like “C’mon Everybody,” “Somethin’ Else,” and “Summertime Blues.”

He was born and raised in Minnesota but considered himself to be from Oklahoma because it was his parents’ home state.



“Early on I was more interested in gypsy jazz music until rock and roll came around and I listened to a lot of Buddy Holly, Eddie Cochran and skiffle singer Lonnie Donegan.” (Denny Laine)

Eddie Cochran Death Cause and Date