James Brown’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 3, 1933

Death Date

December 25, 2006

Age of Death

73 years

Cause of Death



Soul Singer

The soul singer James Brown died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Funky sole singer who gained fame for his anthem “I Got You (I Feel Good)” and Rolling Stone magazine ranked him seventh on their list of the 100 greatest artists of all time.

He married Velma Warren on June 19, 1953, then Deidre Jenkins on October 22, 1970, then Adrienne Rodriguez in 1984, and finally Tomi Rae Hynie on December 14, 2001.



“Thank God for the journey.” (James Brown)


“You can take care of yourself, and God helps those who help themselves.” (James Brown)


“Hair is the first thing. And teeth the second. Hair and teeth. A man got those two things he’s got it all.” (James Brown)


“The one thing that can solve most of our problems is dancing.” (James Brown)


“My expectations of other people, I double them on myself.” (James Brown)