How Did Bruce Forsyth Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Bruce Forsyth death

The game show host Bruce Forsyth passed away at age 89, impressive.

Biography - A Short Wiki

English comedian, television personality, and game show host of UK’s The Price is Right and Strictly Come Dancing. He was named Male TV Personality of the Year every year from 1975 to 1978 and was knighted in 2011. 

He had six children, eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. He was married to Penny Calvert from 1953 to 1973 and Anthea Redfern from 1973 to 1979. In 1983, he married his third wife, Wilnelia Merced. 

How did Bruce Forsyth die?

Bronchopneumonia caused Bruce Forsyth's death in 2017.

Information about the death of Bruce Forsyth
Cause of deathBronchopneumonia
Age of death89 years
ProfessionGame Show Host
BirthdayFebruary 22, 1928
Death dateAugust 18, 2017
Place of deathWentworth Estate, United Kingdom
Place of burialThe London Palladium


It’s the combination of marrying a beautiful woman three decades younger and my iPad that keeps me young.

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It’s frightening, the way life speeds up. When you’re at school, time can’t go fast enough.

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When a performer doesn’t get nervous, that is when you have to give up.

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When you’ve been brought up in variety, I think timing is always important in your life. If I’m ever late for anything, whether it’s personal or business, I always apologise. ‘I’m sorry I’m late,’ and all that. And if somebody is late meeting me, I expect them to say ‘I’m sorry I’m late.’ It’s just, shall we say, showbiz etiquette of my day.

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When I was in the business as a young performer, it was a recognised fact that when you got to 60 you were out, because there’d be a new crop of comics coming up all the time, every 10 years or so.

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