How Did Steve Lacy Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Steve Lacy death

The saxophonist Steve Lacy passed away at age 69, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Late Dixieland jazz artist who was one of the most influential saxophonists throughout the 1950s and 1960s.

He was married to singer and violinist Irene Aebi.

How did Steve Lacy die?

Liver Cancer caused Steve Lacy's death in 2004.

Information about the death of Steve Lacy
Cause of deathLiver Cancer
Age of death69 years
BirthdayJuly 23, 1934
Death dateJune 4, 2004
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


I’ve always been extremely lucky in playing with great people who knew much more than I did. That’s how I got from there to here.

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Bamboo is not a weed, it’s a flowering plant. Bamboo is a magnificent plant.

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I still love the whole history of jazz. The old things sound better than ever.

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If you listen to Louis Armstrong from 1929, you will never hear anything better than that really, and you will never hear anything more free than that.

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I’ve performed solo for 20 years now, but I don’t do much of it, because if you only play alone, you go crazy and out of tune and play foolish music.

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