Thor Heyerdahl Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Thor Heyerdahl died at age 87, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding explorer Thor Heyerdahl's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Leader of the famous Norwegian Kon-Tiki and Ra scientific expeditions that set out to prove ancient civilizations could reach each other across the ocean.

His third wife, Jacqueline Beer, was a movie actress and won Miss France in 1954.

How did Thor Heyerdahl die?

Thor Heyerdahl's death was caused by brain tumours.

Information about the death of Thor Heyerdahl
Cause of deathBrain Tumours
Age of death87 years
ProfessionExplorer
BirthdayOctober 6, 1914
Death dateApril 18, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

Civilization grew in the beginning from the minute that we had communication – particularly communication by sea that enabled people to get inspiration and ideas from each other and to exchange basic raw materials.

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I also believe that when one dies, one may wake up to the reality that proves that time does not exist.

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We must wake up to the insane reality of our time. We are all irresponsible, unless we demand from the responsible decision makers that modern armaments must no longer be made available to people whose former battle axes and swords our ancestors condemned.

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Those who have experienced the most, have suffered so much that they have ceased to hate. Hate is more for those with a slightly guilty conscience, and who by chewing on old hate in times of peace wish to demonstrate how great they were during the war.

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For every minute, the future is becoming the past.

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