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British actor best known for his role as Vernon Dursley, Harry’s mean-spirited uncle, in the Harry Potter film franchise. He also starred as Barry Nottingham in Disney’s Bedtime Stories.
He was survived by his wife Heather Gibson.
How did Richard Griffiths die?
|Cause of death||Complications From Cardiac Surgery|
|Age of death||65 years|
|Birthday||July 31, 1947|
|Death date||March 29, 2013|
|Place of death||University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire, Coventry, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||St Mary The Virgin Churchyard, Bearley, Stratford-on-Avon District, Warwickshire, England|
My vanity is not remotely physical, it is cerebral. I suppose feeling self-conscious might be a form of vanity, though.Richard Griffiths
I like playing Vernon Dursley in ‘Harry Potter,’ because that gives me a license to be horrible to kids. I hate the odious business of sucking up to the public.Richard Griffiths
I think there are people watching me, and if ever I manage to save £1,000 there’s someone saying, ‘Oh, we’ll invent a tax to take that off him.’Richard Griffiths
If I were dictator, I’d have a catch-all crime of disrespect.Richard Griffiths
I could never understand the attraction of Bette Davis. I always preferred Jane Russell.Richard Griffiths