How Joe Strummer Died: Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Joe Strummer reached the not so modest age of 50 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Punk Singer.

Biography - A Short Wiki

English musician best known as the lead singer and founding member of punk rock band The Clash. With The Clash, he recorded such hits as “London Calling,” “Rock the Casbah,” and “Train in Vain.” He also had a lesser-known side project called The Mescaleros.

He had several relationships, including a green card marriage to Pamela Moolman, a South African citizen attempting to obtain British citizenship. He was married to Lucinda Tait from 1995 until his death.

How did Joe Strummer die?

Joe Strummer's death was caused by Congenital Heart Disease.

Information about the death of Joe Strummer
Cause of deathCongenital Heart Disease
Age of death50 years
ProfessionPunk Singer
BirthdayAugust 21, 1952
Death dateDecember 22, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

When we played Paris, the English punks would come over, and they got to know the French punks. There was some nice scenes in the back alleys.

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I don’t want to look back. I want to keep going forward, I still have something to say to people.

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We did eight gigs in super-stadiums, all the biggest joints – L.A. Coliseum, Oakland Coliseum, Shea Stadium.

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I’m proud of all our records. Even the crap ones.

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If you ain’t thinkin’ about man and God and law, then you ain’t thinkin’ about nothin’.

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