Diana Rigg – Cause of Death, Age of Death, and Other Facts!

Diana Rigg died at age 82, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding actor Diana Rigg's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Diana Rigg net worth: Diana Rigg was an English actress who had a net worth of $10 million at the time of her death. Diana died on September 10, 2020 at the age of 82. She was probably best-known for appearing in the late 1960s series “The Avengers” and the HBO series “Game of Thrones”. In 1997 she won a Tony award for her role in “Madea”.

How did Diana Rigg die?

Diana Rigg's death was caused by cancer.

Rigg died at her daughter’s home in London on 10 September 2020, aged 82. Her daughter, Rachael Stirling, said that the cause of death was cancer, which had been diagnosed in March.

Information about the death of Diana Rigg
Cause of deathCancer
Age of death82 years
BirthdayJuly 20, 1938
Death dateSeptember 10, 2020
Place of deathLondon, United Kingdom
Place of burialN/A


"When my marriage broke up, I went to three separate therapists, and each was worse than the last. I can only speak for myself. There are other people it's been incredibly useful for, but not me."

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"I think you have to know someone to truly dislike them, don't you? That said, I'd shove most politicians into a cauldron and boil them up."

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"We have no companies now, not in the sense that I know, that nurture actors. It's very depressing that, given the money they get, the companies today don't number up in my estimation. They should be bringing on young talent, and they don't."

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"I think politicians misjudge our intelligence. We can, and do, see through them. But I quite enjoy watching political programmes because they get the heart going."

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"I only know how to play bad mums because they're the best parts."

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