Johnny Ramone’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 8, 1948

Death Date

September 15, 2004

Age of Death

55 years

Cause of Death

Prostate Cancer


Punk Singer

The punk singer Johnny Ramone died at the age of 55. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Highly acclaimed lead guitarist and founding member of the influential punk band The Ramones.

His father was a strict, demanding, unpleasing disciplinarian who contributed to his early years of delinquency. He was married to Linda Cummings from 1984 until his death in 2004.



“When I was younger, I was ready to go off at any time. My wife, Linda, and I would go out to the Limelight in New York, and I would see people and be able to freeze them with a look. People were even too scared of me to tell me that people were scared of me.” (Johnny Ramone)


“As far as film goes, I enjoy all Hollywood films and all Horror films like The Bride of Frankenstein, which also might be my favorite. I like 60’s and 70’s Italian and Spanish Horror films.” (Johnny Ramone)


“My favorite album would have to be Rocket To Russia. I feel this album has the most classic Ramones songs.” (Johnny Ramone)


“My favorite artists have always been Elvis and The Beatles and they still are!” (Johnny Ramone)


“Republicans let this happen over and over, and there is never anyone to stick up for them. They spend too much time defending themselves.” (Johnny Ramone)