How Heath Ledger Died: Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Heath Ledger reached the too young age of 28 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Movie Actor.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known for his role as the Joker in The Dark Knight, his death was voted the top entertainment story of 2008. His meteoric rise was also attributed to his acting in 10 Things I Hate About You, The Patriot, A Knight’s Tale, and Brokeback Mountain.

He was romantically involved with actress Michelle Williams from 2004 to 2007. The couple had a daughter named Matilda Rose Ledger in 2005. 

How did Heath Ledger die?

Heath Ledger's death was caused by Cardiac Arrest.

Information about the death of Heath Ledger
Cause of deathCardiac Arrest
Age of death28 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayApril 4, 1979
Death dateJanuary 22, 2008
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

I don’t feel like I have anything to lose, so I don’t really understand what I’m putting at risk.

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I like to do something I fear.

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If you’re just safe about the choices you make, you don’t grow.

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I’m still a kid. I’m like six years old. But it’s just a matter of wanting to get up, it’s just a big journey. I felt like when I left home that I was on a journey, and I still am.

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I’ve never figured out who ‘Heath Ledger’ is on film: ‘This is what you expect when you hire me, and it will be recognizable.’

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