Steve McQueen’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 24, 1930

Death Date

Nov 7, 1980

Age of Death

50 years

Cause of Death

Cardiac Arrest

Place of Death

Nov 7, 1980


Movie Actor

The movie actor Steve McQueen died at the age of 50. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Anti-hero actor who starred in the 1968 action film Bullitt. He was nicknamed the King of Cool when he was acting in the ’60s & ’70s and was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in The Sand Pebbles.

His father was a stunt pilot for a flying circus who abandoned his mother after six months of dating. He was married three times and had two children.



“I’m not sure that acting is something for a grown man to be doing.” (Steve McQueen)


“I would rather wake up in the middle of nowhere than in any city on earth.” (Steve McQueen)


“When I did ‘The Great Escape,’ I kept thinking, ‘If they were making a movie of my life, that’s what they’d call it – the great escape.'” (Steve McQueen)