How Did Charlie Murphy Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Charlie Murphy death

The comedian Charlie Murphy passed away at age 57, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Best known for being a contributing writer and member of the sketch comedy show Chappelle’s Show alongside comedian Dave Chappelle. He also appeared in such films as Night at the Museum, Roll Bounce, and Norbit. 

He married Tisha Taylor in 1997. They had two children together, and he also had a child from a prior relationship. Tisha died of cancer in 2009, eight years before he also lost his life to the disease. 

How did Charlie Murphy die?

Leukemia caused Charlie Murphy's death in 2017.

Information about the death of Charlie Murphy
Cause of deathLeukemia
Age of death57 years
BirthdayJuly 12, 1959
Death dateApril 12, 2017
Place of deathNew York, New York, United States
Place of burialOakland Cemetery Brockville, Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario, Canada


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I look at the world and I find the funny in it, because there’s funny in everything. No matter how ugly it may be, there’s a funny way to look at it.

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When I was nine, my father passed away. It’s one thing when you’re a kid and your father wasn’t there for you. My father was there, and then he was taken away.

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I never went around saying who my brother was. Everybody else was doing that.

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There’s a lot of racism when I was in the Navy, and I had to deal with that.

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