How Fayard Nicholas Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Fayard Nicholas reached the astounding age of 91 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous dancer.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Choreographer, dancer, and actor; he and his brother, Harold, became known as the Nicholas Brothers.

He and his brother appeared in 1935’s “An All-Colored Vaudeville Show,” 1948’s “The Pirate,” both for MGM, and 1940’s “Down Argentine Way” for 20th Century Fox.

He was a member of the Bahá’í Faith.

He married his girlfriend, Barbara, in January 1967.

He was in 1943’s “Stormy Weather” with Lena Horne.

How did Fayard Nicholas die?

Fayard Nicholas' death was caused by Pneumonia.

The cause was pneumonia and other complications of a stroke he suffered in November, his son Tony said. Fayard was 18 and Harold was 11 when they became the featured act at the Cotton Club in Harlem in 1932.
Information about the death of Fayard Nicholas
Cause of deathPneumonia
Age of death91 years
BirthdayOctober 20, 1914
Death dateJanuary 24, 2006
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialN/A