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Linda McCartney’s Death – Age, Place, Cause, and More!

Linda McCartney died at age 56, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding actor Linda McCartney's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Linda McCartney Net Worth: Linda McCartney was a photographer, musician and animal rights activist who had a net worth of $10 million at the time of her death in 1995. Linda (Eastman) McCartney was born January 1, 1941 in New York City, New York. She was the daughter of Leopold Vail Epstein, who later changed his name to Lee Eastman. Contrary to popular belief, Leopold was not an heir to the Eastman Kodak empire. When asked about the alleged connection to the camera company, Linda once explained: “I don’t know how that mistake came about, except through the name and the fact that I am a photographer.”

How did Linda McCartney die?

Linda McCartney's death was caused by breast cancer.

She was a vocal animal rights activist and wrote and published several vegetarian cookbooks. She also founded the vegetarian Linda McCartney Foods company with her husband. In 1995, she was diagnosed with breast cancer and died from the disease three years later at the age of 56.

Information about the death of Linda McCartney
Cause of deathBreast Cancer
Age of death56 years
ProfessionActor, Composer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Film Score Composer, Keyboard Player, Musician, Photographer, Singer
BirthdaySeptember 24, 1941
Death dateApril 17, 1998
Place of deathTucson, Arizona, United States
Place of burialN/A


"We have lasted this long close together, so we must have something going for each other."

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"But I wanted marriage for myself. I was not calculating about it. I wish I was more calculating."

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"We spend so much time together, because that's how we like it. I never used to go on girl's nights out, even at school. And Paul has never liked going out for a night with the boys, either."

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"I had daydreams and fantasies when I was growing up. I always wanted to live in a log cabin at the foot of a mountain. I would ride my horse to town and pick up provisions. Then return to the cabin, with a big open fire, a record player and peace."

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"He is a terrible planner, though. So am I."

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