Martha Henry’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

February 17, 1938

Death Date

Oct 21, 2021

Age of Death

83 years

Cause of Death



Stage Actress

The stage actress Martha Henry died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American-born Canadian stage actress who was known as the First Lady of Canadian theatre. Her most notable performances included Mary Tyrone in Eugene O’Neill’s Long Day’s Journey Into Night and Beatrice in William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.

She was married and divorced three times. Her second husband was actor Douglas Rain, who was the voice of HAL in the sci-fi classic 2001: A Space Odyssey. They had a daughter named Emma.

How did Martha Henry die?

Henry died of cancer shortly after midnight on October 21, 2021, at her home in Stratford, Ontario, twelve days after her final stage appearance in Three Tall Women.