Payne Stewart’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 30, 1957

Death Date

October 25, 1999

Age of Death

42 years



The golfer Payne Stewart died at the age of 42. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

U.S. Open Champion golfer who died tragically in a plane crash at the peak of his career.

He married Tracey Ferguson on November 10, 1981 and they had 2 children together.



“I sometimes got distracted easily and allowed my mind to wander when I needed to be focused. It’s quite subtle, really, and just being aware of it helps.” (Payne Stewart)


“Yes, I’m a patriotic person. For these people who disgrace the American way and burn our flag and do all of these things… I say, don’t live here and disgrace my country. Go live in the Middle East and see how you like it.” (Payne Stewart)


“If somebody asks for my opinion, I tell them my opinion, whether it’s what they want to hear or not.” (Payne Stewart)


“If you can’t laugh at yourself, then how can you laugh at anybody else? I think people see the human side of you when you do that.” (Payne Stewart)


“People who have never had an addiction don’t understand how hard it can be.” (Payne Stewart)