Greg Giraldo’s Death – Cause and Date

Greg Giraldo cause of death

Born (Birthday) December 10, 1965

Death Date September 29, 2010

Age of Death 44 years

Cause of Death Drug Overdose

Profession Comedian

The comedian Greg Giraldo died at the age of 44. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former stand-up comic who appeared on a variety of Comedy Central roast specials, as well as TV programs like Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. His one hour special, Midlife Vice, premiered on Comedy Central in 2009.

He grew up in the Bronx to a Colombian father and a Spanish mother. In 1990, he obtained his law degree from Harvard Law School in Cambridge.

He had a tattoo on his left forearm that read 525. He never really addressed its meaning publicly, but members of the media speculated that it had to do with his struggle to stay off drugs.

Personal Life

He was married twice and divorced his second wife, Maryann Giraldo, in 2009. The couple had three children.

He helped roast many top-tier celebrities throughout his career, including former Baywatch babe, Pamela Anderson.

How did Greg Giraldo die?

On September 25, 2010, Giraldo overdosed on prescription medication; the exact medication is unknown. It is believed to have been accidental.