George Harrison’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 25, 1943

Death Date

November 29, 2001

Age of Death

58 years

Cause of Death

Lung Cancer



The guitarist George Harrison died at the age of 58. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter best known for his time with The Beatles, with whom he wrote well-known hits such as “Here Comes The Sun,” “Something,” and “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.” He later founded the platinum-selling supergroup The Traveling Wilburys and had a successful solo career, highlighted by the 1970 triple album All Things Must Pass. 

He got married to Pattie Boyd on January 21, 1966. After their divorce on June 9, 1977, he married Olivia Harrison on September 1, 1978. He had a son named Dhani.



“It is better to be an outspoken atheist than a hypocrite.” (George Harrison)


“I’m really quite simple. I plant flowers and watch them grow… I stay at home and watch the river flow.” (George Harrison)


“Gossip is the Devil’s radio.” (George Harrison)


“I’ll tell you one thing for sure: once you get to the point where you’re actually doing things for truth’s sake, then nobody can ever touch you again because you’re harmonizing with a greater power.” (George Harrison)


“Try to realize it’s all within yourself no one else can make you change, and to see you’re only very small and life flows on within you and without you.” (George Harrison)