Edward Gorey Death Cause and Date

Edward Gorey’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) February 22, 1925

Death Date April 15, 2000

Age of Death 75 years

Cause of Death Heart Attack

Profession Illustrator

The illustrator Edward Gorey died at the age of 75. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Artist, writer and illustrator whose best-known works included “The Gashlycrumb Tinies” and “The Doubtful Guest.” He also animated the opening titles to the long-running “Mystery!” series on PBS.

His parents divorced when he was eleven years old and remarried sixteen years later.

Edward Gorey, who has died aged 75 from an apparent heart attack, was known for often macabre drawings and picture-stories which gained him a worldwide cult following.

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To take my work seriously would be the height of folly.

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I just kind of conjured them up out of my subconscious and put them in order of ascending peculiarity.

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I realize that homosexuality is a serious problem for anyone who is – but then, of course, heterosexuality is a serious problem for anyone who is, too. And being a man is a serious problem and being a woman is, too. Lots of things are problems.

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Life is intrinsically, well, boring and dangerous at the same time. At any given moment the floor may open up. Of course, it almost never does; that’s what makes it so boring.

Edward Gorey Death Cause and Date