Sandy West Death Cause and Date

Sandy West's Death

Born (Birthday) July 10, 1959

Death Date October 21, 2006

Age of Death 47 years

Cause of Death Lung Cancer

Profession Drummer

The drummer Sandy West died at the age of 47. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Drummer with the hard rock group The Runaways in the 1970s. She went on to work a variety of other jobs, including tending bar and working construction.

She grew up in Long Beach, California.

Sandy West, whose ferocious drumming fueled the influential all-female 70’s rock band the Runaways, which she founded with Joan Jett, died on Saturday in San Dimas, east of Los Angeles. She was 47. The cause was lung cancer, diagnosed a year ago, her manager Mara Fox said.