Gregory Peck’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 5, 1916

Death Date

Jun 12, 2003

Age of Death

87 years

Cause of Death

Pneumonia

Profession

Movie Actor

The movie actor Gregory Peck died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

He played Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird, a role that earned him the Academy Award for Best Actor. As one of the top actors of the ’40s and ’50s, he starred in The Keys of the Kingdom and Gentleman’s Agreement. 

His grandson is actor Ethan Peck. He was married to Greta Kukkonen from 1942 to 1955. One of his five children is Cecilia Peck. 

Quotes

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“Tough times don’t last, tough people do, remember?” (Gregory Peck)

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“I’m not a do-gooder. It embarrassed me to be classified as a humanitarian. I simply take part in activities that I believe in.” (Gregory Peck)

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“I don’t lecture and I don’t grind any axes. I just want to entertain.” (Gregory Peck)

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“What did I do in high school? I grew from 5 feet 4 inches to 6 feet 2 inches.” (Gregory Peck)

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“I had that stubborn streak, the Irish in me I guess.” (Gregory Peck)