How Did Chester Bennington Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Chester Bennington death

The rock singer Chester Bennington passed away at age 41, too young.

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Singer who gained fame as the lead vocalist of Linkin Park. The band’s 2000 album, Hybrid Theory, was certified Diamond. He also performed with the Stone Temple Pilots.  

He married Samantha Bennington on October 31, 1996. They divorced in 2005 and he married Talinda Ann Bentley that same year. He had four sons named Isaiah, Tyler, Jaime and Draven and two daughters named Lila and Lily.  

How did Chester Bennington die?

Suicide caused Chester Bennington's death in 2017.

Information about the death of Chester Bennington
Cause of deathSuicide
Age of death41 years
ProfessionRock Singer
BirthdayMarch 20, 1976
Death dateJuly 20, 2017
Place of deathPalos Verdes Estates, California, United States
Place of burialHollywood Forever Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA


This is a business of love and labor.

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You’re constantly trying to prove yourself, even after you’ve made it.

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I don’t go out and pick fights.

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There are always going to be encounters that you kind of wish went differently. But the average fan really isn’t fanatical.

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I have been able to tap into all the negative things that can happen to me throughout my life by numbing myself to the pain so to speak and kind of being able to vent it through my music.

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