Peter O’Toole’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 2, 1932

Death Date

December 14, 2013

Age of Death

81 years

Cause of Death

Stomach Cancer


Movie Actor

The movie actor Peter O’Toole died at the age of 81 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Knighted actor best known as the star of the 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia. He also appeared in How to Steal A Million Dollars opposite Audrey Hepburn, and he was nominated for an Oscar for his role in the 1969 film Goodbye, Mr. Chips.

He married actress Sian Phillips in 1959, and the couple had two daughters before divorcing in 1979.



“I woke up one morning to find I was famous. I bought a white Rolls-Royce and drove down Sunset Boulevard, wearing dark specs and a white suit, waving like the Queen Mum.” (Peter O’Toole)


“My favorite food from my homeland is Guinness. My second choice in Guinness. My third choice – would have to be Guinness.” (Peter O’Toole)


“If you can’t do something willingly and joyfully, then don’t do it.” (Peter O’Toole)


“There’s always a hunger, when you’re young, to go from peak to peak and avoid the valleys.” (Peter O’Toole)


“We were doing it under the most extraordinary circumstances, but the first out of the tent in the morning would be David Lean. He said to me on the very first day of shooting, Pete, this is the beginning of a great adventure.” (Peter O’Toole)