How BB King Died, Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

BB King reached the impressive age of 89 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous guitarist.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter who won a Grammy Hall of Fame Award for his 1998 song “The Thrill is Gone.”

He got married to Martha Lee Denton on November 11, 1944 and after their divorce in 1952, he married Sue Carol Hall on June 4, 1958. He has three daughters named Patty, Claudette and Shirley.

How did BB King die?

BB King's death was caused by Stroke.

Information about the death of BB King
Cause of deathStroke
Age of death89 years
BirthdaySeptember 16, 1925
Death dateMay 14, 2015
Place of deathLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
Place of burialB.B. King Museum & Delta Interpretive Center, Indianola, Mississippi, United States