Gene Kelly’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 23, 1912

Death Date

Feb 2, 1996

Age of Death

83 years

Cause of Death

Stroke

Profession

Movie Actor

The movie actor Gene Kelly died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Popular actor and dancer who choreographed his own dance routines in such hit 1940s and ’50s films as Singin’ in the Rain, Anchors Aweigh, An American in Paris and On the Town. He was ranked 15th on the American Film Institute’s list of the Greatest Male Stars of All Time in 1999.

He was married to Betsy Blair from 1941 to 1957, Jeanne Coyne from 1960 to 1973 and Patricia Ward from 1990 to 1996. He had three children.

Quotes

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“I still find it almost impossible to relax for more than one day at a time.” (Gene Kelly)

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“I got started dancing because I knew it was one way to meet girls.” (Gene Kelly)

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“Things danced on the screen do not look the way they do on the stage. On the stage, dancing is three-dimensional, but a motion picture is two-dimensional.” (Gene Kelly)

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“I think dancing is a man’s game and if he does it well he does it better than a woman.” (Gene Kelly)

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“I arrived in Hollywood twenty pounds overweight and as strong as an ox.” (Gene Kelly)