Ernie Ladd’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 28, 1938

Death Date

Mar 10, 2007

Age of Death

68 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Mar 10, 2007


Football Player

The football player Ernie Ladd died at the age of 68. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Football player and professional wrestler who won an AFL Championship with the San Diego Chargers in 1963 and was elected to four AFL Pro-Bowls during career. After retiring from football, he would become one of the most notorious villains in professional wrestling.

He was survived by his wife Roslyn and four children, named Ernie, Rodney, Reginald and Erika.

The cause was colon cancer, which had spread to the stomach and bones, his son Rodney said. Ladd played 112 consecutive A.F.L.