Jackie Gleason’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 26, 1916

Death Date

Jun 24, 1987

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death

Colon Cancer

Place of Death

Jun 24, 1987


Tv Actor

The tv actor Jackie Gleason died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Played the role of Ralph Kramden in the television series The Honeymooners and got his first big break in The Life of Riley.

He married Genevieve Halford in 1936, and together they had two daughters.



“The second day of a diet is always easier than the first. By the second day you’re off it.” (Jackie Gleason)


“If you have it and you know you have it, then you have it. If you have it and don’t know you have it, you don’t have it. If you don’t have it but you think you have it, then you have it.” (Jackie Gleason)


“Our dreams are firsthand creations, rather than residues of waking life. We have the capacity for infinite creativity; at least while dreaming, we partake of the power of the Spirit, the infinite Godhead that creates the cosmos.” (Jackie Gleason)


“I only made $200 a week and I had to buy my own bullets.” (Jackie Gleason)


“How sweet it is!” (Jackie Gleason)