How Did Josh Ryan Evans Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Josh Ryan Evans death

The soap opera actor Josh Ryan Evans passed away at age 20, saddening.

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Remembered for his role as Timmy on the popular NBC soap opera Passions, he suffered from a medical condition known as achlasia that caused him, well past his early years, to continue to have the height and appearance of a young child. He won YoungStar and Soap Opera Digest Awards and was nominated for Young Artist and Daytime Emmy Awards. 

A native of Hayward, California, he died in San Diego at the age of twenty as the result of a heart condition. 

How did Josh Ryan Evans die?

Heart Failure caused Josh Ryan Evans' death in 2002.

Information about the death of Josh Ryan Evans
Cause of deathHeart Failure
Age of death20 years
ProfessionSoap Opera Actor
BirthdayJanuary 10, 1982
Death dateAugust 5, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


My size is an asset to me. People write roles for me. If I was just another blond-haired, brown-eyed, 18-year-old actor, I’d be left unrecognized. People remember me.

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I have had heart surgery three times, so I know what it was like to have pins and needles stuck in you.

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Everybody said, ‘You hit it so big when you were on ‘Ally McBeal.’ ‘ I didn’t do anything for a year after ‘Ally McBeal,’ and I had to write David Kelley to get myself back on ‘Ally’ a second time because I thought the character should be on again.

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I realized my life was not going to be, per se, normal.

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It’s not the size of the dreamer, it’s the size of the dream.

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