Garrincha’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 28, 1933

Death Date

Jan 20, 1983

Age of Death

49 years

Cause of Death

Cirrhosis Of The Liver

Place of Death

Jan 20, 1983

Profession

Soccer Player

The soccer player Garrincha Soccer died at the age of 49. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Forward who starred on Botafogo from 1953 to 1965, scoring 232 goals in 581 matches. He was a member of the Brazilian national team from 1955 to 1966.

His father was an alcoholic, a problem with which he also struggled.