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Robert Mitchum – Cause of Death, Date of Death, and More!

Robert Mitchum died at age 79, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding actor Robert Mitchum's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Robert Mitchum Net Worth: Robert Mitchum was an American actor who had a net worth of $10 million dollars. Born August 6, 1917 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, he was one of the most memorable leading men of the 20th century. A legendary tough guy on and off-screen, Mitchum was associated with post-war film noir (stylish Hollywood film dramas) during the ’50s and ’60s.

How did Robert Mitchum die?

Robert Mitchum's death was caused by emphysema.

A lifelong heavy smoker, Mitchum died on July 1, 1997, five weeks before his 80th birthday, in Santa Barbara, California, from complications of lung cancer and emphysema.

Information about the death of Robert Mitchum
Cause of deathEmphysema
Age of death79 years
ProfessionActor, Author, Composer, Film Producer, Singer, Writer
BirthdayAugust 6, 1917
Death dateJuly 1, 1997
Place of deathSanta Barbara, California, United States
Place of burialN/A


"People think I have an interesting walk. Hell, I'm just trying to hold my gut in."

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"I kept the same suit for six years and the same dialogue. They just changed the title of the picture and the leading lady."

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"There just isn't any pleasing some people. The trick is to stop trying."

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