Michael Rennie Death Cause and Date

Michael Rennie's Death

Born (Birthday) August 25, 1909

Death Date June 10, 1971

Age of Death 61 years

Cause of Death Aortic Aneurysm

Place of Death Harrogate, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Place of Burial Harlow Hill Cemetery, Harrogate, United Kingdom

Profession Movie Actor

The movie actor Michael Rennie died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

English stage, film, and television actor who appeared as Klaatu in the 1951 classic film, The Day the Earth Stood Still. After serving in the Royal Air Force during WWII, he appeared in over 50 films.

He was married to Maggie McGrath from 1946 until 1960 and they had one child together.

How did Michael Rennie die?

Under three years after leaving Hollywood, he journeyed to his mother’s home in Harrogate, Yorkshire, following the death of his brother. There, he died suddenly of an aortic aneurysm on 10 June 1971.


After his cremation, his ashes were interred in Harlow Hill Cemetery, Harrogate, United Kingdom.