Robert Earl Jones’ Death – Cause and Date

Robert Earl Jones Death Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) February 3, 1910

Death Date September 7, 2006

Age of Death 96 years

Cause of Death Natural Causes

Profession Movie Actor

The movie actor Robert Earl Jones died at the age of 96. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Father of a famous bass-voiced actor who appeared in The Sting and The Cotton Club. Performing with Harlem Renaissance artists like Langston Hughes, he was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Black Theatre Festival.

His son James Earl Jones provided his distinct deep voice for Darth Vader and the CNN tagline.

Robert Earl Jones, a stage and screen actor and the father of the actor James Earl Jones, died on Sept. 7 in Englewood, N.J. He was 96 and a longtime resident of Manhattan. Mr. Jones died of natural causes, according to Dale Olson, a spokesman for the family.