How Art Pepper Died: Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Art Pepper reached the not so modest age of 56 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous saxophonist.

Biography - A Short Wiki

One of the best alto saxophone players to ever perform who is often associated with the West Coast jazz movement.

He started playing saxophone professionally in the 1940s with the likes of Benny Carter and Stan Kenton.

He was a heroin addict and spent a lot of time in prison, where he continued to play saxophone.

How did Art Pepper die?

Art Pepper's death was caused by Stroke.

Pepper died of a stroke in Los Angeles on June 15, 1982, aged 56.

Information about the death of Art Pepper
Cause of deathStroke
Age of death56 years
BirthdaySeptember 1, 1925
Death dateJune 15, 1982
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialN/A