Sam Kinison’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 8, 1953

Death Date

April 10, 1992

Age of Death

38 years

Cause of Death

Traffic Collision



The comedian Sam Kinison died at the age of 38. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary stand up comedian who was known for his intensity which would often match the pentecostal revivals he went to as a child. He was a member of the Texas Outlaw Comics with Bill Hicks.

He was married and divorced twice before marrying Malika Kinison in 1992, six days before he died. She later sued his brother Bill for defaming her in his book Brother Sam: The Short Spectacular Life of Sam Kinison.



“I don’t deny my life-style is occasionally pretty wild.” (Sam Kinison)


“Rage only works if it is justified. That’s the trick with rage. You gotta have a reason to be mad.” (Sam Kinison)


“It was like going to church, except Ozzy Osbourne was there.” (Sam Kinison)


“If I get married again, I want a guy there with a drum to do rimshots during the vows.” (Sam Kinison)


“When has stand-up comedy been kind to anyone? It goes after anyone who’s the target. Comedy attacks, man.” (Sam Kinison)