Rick Rude’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 7, 1958

Death Date

Apr 20, 1999

Age of Death

40 years

Cause of Death

Drug Overdose

Profession

Wrestler

The wrestler Rick Rude died at the age of 40. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known as Ravishing Rick Rude, he was a three-time WCW International World Heavyweight Champion.

He had three children with his wife, Michelle, whom he was married to until his death.

Quotes

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“I was a huge fan of Rick Rude and Arn Anderson. There’s many guys, many performers in the past who turned me into the sports entertainer I am today.” (Bobby Roode)

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“Rick Rude is the reason I even got abs in the first place. I was just a fan of the way he did things. He was the kind of guy who would walk into a room and automatically take control.” (John Morrison)