Karl Gotch’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 3, 1924

Death Date

Jul 28, 2007

Age of Death

82 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Jul 28, 2007



The wrestler Karl Gotch died at the age of 82. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Though born in Belgium, he was given the name “God of Wrestling” in Japan thanks to his shaping of the Japanese professional wrestling style.

He lived with his wife and daughter in Florida where he passed away.

On July 28, 2007, one of the greatest hookers ever to don a pair of tights passed away. But don’t look for any mention in the media, for Karl Gotch died of natural causes and didn’t take anyone with him.