Rodney Dangerfield’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 22, 1921

Death Date

October 5, 2004

Age of Death

82 years

Cause of Death

Surgical Complications


Movie Actor

The movie actor Rodney Dangerfield died at the age of 82. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Standup comedian who became famous for his phrase, “I don’t get no respect!” He starred in Caddyshack and played memorable roles in Back to School and Easy Money.

He proposed to international speaker Dr. Cody Sweets in 1970, but was respectfully rejected. He was married to Joan Child from 1993 to 2004.



“My wife was afraid of the dark… then she saw me naked and now she’s afraid of the light.” (Rodney Dangerfield)


“I remember the time I was kidnapped and they sent a piece of my finger to my father. He said he wanted more proof.” (Rodney Dangerfield)


“I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist, two plumbers, and a bartender.” (Rodney Dangerfield)


“Yeah, I know I’m ugly… I said to a bartender, ‘Make me a zombie.’ He said ‘God beat me to it.'” (Rodney Dangerfield)


“I told my dentist my teeth are going yellow. he told me to wear a brown tie.” (Rodney Dangerfield)