Biography - A Short Wiki
Child actor who earned an Oscar nomination for supporting performance in the 1968 musical film Oliver! His portrayal of The Artful Dodger earned him an Academy Award nomination for Most Promising Newcomer.
He grew up with his older brother, Arthur. He married his second wife, Claire Harding, one year before his death.
How did Jack Wild die?
Jack Wild's death was caused by Oral Cancer.
|Cause of death||Oral Cancer|
|Age of death||53 years|
|Birthday||September 30, 1952|
|Death date||March 1, 2006|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
There is no buzz like performing for a live audience.Jack Wild
Until I was diagnosed with mouth cancer, I’d never heard of it.Jack Wild
At an age when most youngsters are preparing for their GCSEs, I was suddenly a jet-setter, briefly the toast of Hollywood and London’s West End. My immature wishes and naive opinions were treated with respect.Jack Wild
I’m thought of as a celebrity. Everything I’ve ever done… has been for children. As long as I was working constantly, that was fine, because, although I don’t have any children, I do relate better to them than adults.Jack Wild
I look at what I’ve gone through in my career and I really shouldn’t be talking to you now. I should be dead ten times over.Jack Wild