Bernie Hamilton– How Did the TV Actor Die?

Bernie Hamilton died at age 80, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding TV actor Bernie Hamilton's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

American actor known as the peremptory police Captain Dobey in the hit television series Starsky and Hutch. He had a break out role in the film One Potato, Two Potato in 1964.

He had several smaller roles when he first started acting including roles in The Jackie Robinson Story, Carmen Jones, and Kismet.

In addition to acting, he was an impresario, ran a nightclub/art gallery, and also produced Rhythm and blues and gospel music.

How did Bernie Hamilton die?

Bernie Hamilton's death was caused by cardiac arrest.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bernie Hamilton, who played the no-nonsense police captain on the 1970s television series “Starsky and Hutch,” died here on Tuesday. He was 80. The cause was cardiac arrest, said his son, Raoul Hamilton.

Information about the death of Bernie Hamilton
Cause of deathCardiac Arrest
Age of death80 years
ProfessionTv Actor
BirthdayJune 12, 1928
Death dateDecember 30, 2008
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialN/A