How Richard Griffiths Died, Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Richard Griffiths reached the respectable age of 65 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Movie Actor.

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British actor best known for his role as Vernon Dursley, Harry’s mean-spirited uncle, in the Harry Potter film franchise. He also starred as Barry Nottingham in Disney’s Bedtime Stories.

He was survived by his wife Heather Gibson. 

How did Richard Griffiths die?

Richard Griffiths' death was caused by Complications From Cardiac Surgery.

Information about the death of Richard Griffiths
Cause of deathComplications From Cardiac Surgery
Age of death65 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayJuly 31, 1947
Death dateMarch 29, 2013
Place of deathUniversity Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire, Coventry, United Kingdom
Place of burialSt Mary The Virgin Churchyard, Bearley, Stratford-on-Avon District, Warwickshire, England

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I think there are people watching me, and if ever I manage to save £1,000 there’s someone saying, ‘Oh, we’ll invent a tax to take that off him.’

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I went from being a beanpole – like a normal kid of the 1950s – and exploded. The weight piled on and didn’t stop until into my adulthood.

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Every time I’ve talked about my family in the past, people have ended up getting upset. So I said to my friends and family: ‘I shan’t refer to you at all, and there’s nothing for you to get upset about. There’s the deal.’

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I like playing Vernon Dursley in ‘Harry Potter,’ because that gives me a license to be horrible to kids. I hate the odious business of sucking up to the public.

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It’s not that I’m sick of the theater, don’t get me wrong. I’m just tired of the commitment.

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