How Did Johnny Carson Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Johnny Carson death

The TV show host Johnny Carson passed away at age 79, respectable.

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Johnny Carson was an American tv host, also known as the “Elvis of hosting.” He was a six-time Emmy award winner and is best known as the face of NBC’s Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson from 1961 to 1992.

He married four times, the first time on October 1, 1949, to Joan Morrill (Jody) Wolcott, with whom he had three sons. On August 17, 1963, he married Joanne Copeland; on September 30, 1972, he married Joanna Holland; and on June 20, 1987, he married Alexandra (Alexis) Maas. He spent the last few years of his life sailing on his yacht.

How did Johnny Carson die?

Emphysema caused Johnny Carson's death in 2005.

Information about the death of Johnny Carson
Cause of deathEmphysema
Age of death79 years
ProfessionTv Show Host
BirthdayOctober 23, 1925
Death dateJanuary 23, 2005
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialN/A


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I was so naive as a kid I used to sneak behind the barn and do nothing.

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Talent alone won’t make you a success. Neither will being in the right place at the right time, unless you are ready. The most important question is: ‘Are your ready?’

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For three days after death, hair and fingernails continue to grow but phone calls taper off.

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Happiness is your dentist telling you it won’t hurt and then having him catch his hand in the drill.

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