Jimmy Breslin’s Death – Cause and Date

Jimmy Breslin cause of death

Born (Birthday) October 17, 1930

Death Date March 19, 2017

Age of Death 86 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Journalist

The journalist Jimmy Breslin died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

NYC newspaper columnist who became known for honesty and heart.

He worked as a sportswriter for small and mid-sized publications..

His columns were published in the New York Daily News Sunday editions.

Personal Life

He married Rosemary Dattalico in 1954. The couple split in 1981.

He earned the George Polk Award, as did radio host Ira Glass.

How did Jimmy Breslin die?

Breslin died from pneumonia on March 19, 2017, at his home in Manhattan, aged 88.