Rod Taylor – Cause of Death, Date of Death, and More!

Rod Taylor died at age 84, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding actor Rod Taylor's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Rod Taylor net worth: Rod Taylor was an Australian actor who had a net worth of $5 million. Rod Taylor was born in Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia in January 1930 and passed away in January 2015. Taylor worked as a commercial artist but was inspired to become an actor by Laurence Olivier.

How did Rod Taylor die?

Rod Taylor's death was caused by heart attack.

Taylor died of a heart attack at his home, surrounded by his family, on 7 January 2015, in Beverly Hills, California, four days before his 85th birthday.

Information about the death of Rod Taylor
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death84 years
BirthdayJanuary 11, 1930
Death dateJanuary 7, 2015
Place of deathBeverly Hills, California, United States
Place of burialN/A


"When I said I no longer wanted to be a painter, that I wanted to be an actor, the first thing I did was get a stinking job in an insurance building."

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"I'm not doing my work for constant success."

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"Art doesn't feed me or fill the void when I am not working. If I haven't worked for six months, I can't paint."

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"I suddenly realized how much I loved her when we attended Alfred Hitchcock's 75th birthday party last August. There was something magical about that night, and it made me see how much she really meant to me."

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"I am proud to be an actor."

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