Lee J. Cobb cause of death

Lee J. Cobb's Death

Born (Birthday) December 8, 1911

Death Date February 11, 1976

Age of Death 64 years

Cause of Death Heart Attack

Profession Movie Actor

The movie actor Lee J. Cobb died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Dramatic actor who gained fame for his role in Death of a Salesman. His Academy-Award nominated performance in On the Waterfront prepared him for his role in 1957’s 12 Angry Men.

He served in the Motion Picture Unit of the U.S. Air Force during WWII.

One of his last films was The Exorcist, in which he played Willy Loman.

Personal Life

His daughter is actress and former Playboy Bunny Julie Cobb.

He starred in The Exorcist with Ellen Burstyn.

How did Lee J. Cobb die?

Cobb died of a heart attack in February 11, 1976 in Woodland Hills, California at age 64, and was buried in Mount Sinai Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles. He was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame in 1981.



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"If this gesture was the way of getting out of the penitentiary, I'd do it."

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"When the facilities of the government of the United States are drawn on an individual, it can be terrifying."

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