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David Janssen’s Death – Age, Place, Cause, and More!

David Janssen died at age 48, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding TV actor David Janssen's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Best known for starring in the series, The Fugitive from 1963-1967 and for title roles in Richard Diamond, Private Detective and O’Hara, U.S. Treasury.

His real name was David Harold Meyer but he adopted his stepfather’s surname when he began his acting career as a child.

He played the characters, Dr. Richard Kimble and Harry-O.

How did David Janssen die?

David Janssen's death was caused by heart attack.

Janssen was a heavy drinker who smoked up to four packs of cigarettes a day. He died from a sudden heart attack in the early morning of February 13, 1980, at his beachfront home in Malibu, California, at the age of 48.

Information about the death of David Janssen
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death48 years
ProfessionTv Actor
BirthdayMarch 27, 1931
Death dateFebruary 13, 1980
Place of deathMalibu, California, United States
Place of burialHillside Memorial Park Cemetery


"TV is my sleeping pill."

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