George Burns’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 20, 1896

Death Date

March 9, 1996

Age of Death

100 years

Cause of Death

Cardiac Arrest


TV Actor

The tv actor George Burns died at the age of 100. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Cigar-smoking comedian and partner of Gracie Allen whose career thrived in its transitions between vaudeville, film, radio, and television. Burns and Gracie shared a television show, The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show, which ran from 1950-1958.

He married Gracie Allen in 1926, and the couple adopted two children named Sandra and Ronnie.



“Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair.” (George Burns)


“It takes only one drink to get me drunk. The trouble is, I can’t remember if it’s the thirteenth or the fourteenth.” (George Burns)


“You know you’re getting old when you stoop to tie your shoelaces and wonder what else you could do while you’re down there.” (George Burns)


“I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.” (George Burns)


“You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.” (George Burns)