How Did Lee Thompson Young Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Lee Thompson Young death

The TV actor Lee Thompson Young passed away at age 29, way too young.

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Actor who played the title role on The Famous Jett Jackson series on the Disney Channel.

He was born to Tommy and Velma. He tragically committed suicide at the age of 29.

How did Lee Thompson Young die?

Suicide caused Lee Thompson Young's death in 2013.

Information about the death of Lee Thompson Young
Cause of deathSuicide
Age of death29 years
ProfessionTv Actor
BirthdayFebruary 1, 1984
Death dateAugust 19, 2013
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialLakeview Memory Gardens, South Carolina, United States


It’s always a really great feeling when I talk to people who watched ‘Jett Jackson’ because we were the same age. We were all kids. I was 13 when I started working on that show, and that was part of my childhood.

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Photography is a hobby born out of my time in undergrad at USC. It is more of a pleasurable hobby, a stress reliever. I don’t consider it a professional endeavor like acting or directing.

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College and the responsibilities that came with it helped me transition from teenager to adulthood.

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