How Did Christopher Reeve Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Christopher Reeve death

The movie actor Christopher Reeve passed away at age 52, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Star of 1978’s Superman who was tragically paralyzed in a 1995 horse-riding accident. He received a Screen Actors Guild Award in 1998 and the Lasker Award in 2003.

He married actress Dana Morosini in April 1992, and the couple had a son together. He had a son and a daughter with his previous girlfriend, Gae Exton.

How did Christopher Reeve die?

Sepsis caused Christopher Reeve's death in 2004.

Information about the death of Christopher Reeve
Cause of deathSepsis
Age of death52 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdaySeptember 25, 1952
Death dateOctober 10, 2004
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


We live in a time when the words impossible and unsolvable are no longer part of the scientific community’s vocabulary. Each day we move closer to trials that will not just minimize the symptoms of disease and injury but eliminate them.

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It never occurred to me that I was a leading man until I was 19 years old. I had been acting since I was 10, so that’s nine years and 30 or 40 plays, in school and summer stock, professional theater, too.

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You’ve got to give more than you take.

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I learned years ago to come to terms with having so much done for me by others.

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I am a very lucky guy. I can testify before Congress. I can raise funds. I can raise awareness.

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