Howard Winstone – How Did the Boxer Die?

Howard Winstone died at age 61, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding boxer Howard Winstone's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

He held the WBC World Featherweight title in 1968. He compiled a career record of 61-6.

He was a wildly successful amateur, and won the Amateur Boxing Association bantamweight title in 1958, as well as a gold medal at that year’s Commonwealth Games.

Following his career he was voted the greatest citizen in his hometown of Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

How did Howard Winstone die?

Howard Winstone's death was caused by kidney disease.

He died from kidney disease on 30 September 2000, aged 61. In 2001, one year after his death, a bronze statue of Winstone by Welsh sculptor David Petersen was unveiled in St. Tydfil’s Square, Merthyr Tydfil.

Information about the death of Howard Winstone
Cause of deathKidney disease
Age of death61 years
BirthdayApril 15, 1939
Death dateSeptember 30, 2000
Place of deathMerthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Place of burialN/A