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

Johnny Ramone death

The punk singer Johnny Ramone passed away at age 55, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Highly acclaimed lead guitarist and founding member of the influential punk band The Ramones.

His father was a strict, demanding, unpleasing disciplinarian who contributed to his early years of delinquency. He was married to Linda Cummings from 1984 until his death in 2004.

How did Johnny Ramone die?

Prostate Cancer caused Johnny Ramone's death in 2004.

Information about the death of Johnny Ramone
Cause of deathProstate Cancer
Age of death55 years
ProfessionPunk Singer
BirthdayOctober 8, 1948
Death dateSeptember 15, 2004
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


I don’t need much more money, and I thought that when I retired that nobody would want to talk to me anymore. Then I did, and people still want to talk to me.

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Rocket to Russia’ is, I think, my favorite Ramones record. We reached our peak at that point.

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My favorite artists have always been Elvis and The Beatles and they still are!

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I didn’t want the Ramones being told what to be doing, and I wanted the Ramones being presented in the right light – the remaining Ramones.

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Cancer softened me up. I like the old me better. I liked being angry. It made me feel strong.

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