Johnny Unitas’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 7, 1933

Death Date

Sep 11, 2002

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack

Place of Death

University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute,  Maryland,  United States


Football Player

The football player Johnny Unitas died at the age of 69. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Baltimore Colts quarterback who was known as “The Golden Arm.” He was selected to 10 Pro Bowls during his career and was named AP NFL MVP in 1964 and 1967.

He had eight children during the span of two marriages.



“I always thought I could play pro ball. I had confidence in my ability, You have to. If you don’t who will?” (Johnny Unitas)


“Anything I do, I always have a reason for.” (Johnny Unitas)


“Conceit is bragging about yourself. Confidence means you believe you can get the job done.” (Johnny Unitas)