How Steve Van Buren Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Steve Van Buren reached the astounding age of 91 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Football Player.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hall of Fame 1940’s NFL running back was a 4-time rushing champion and 7-time All-Pro with the Eagles from 1944 to 1951.

He was drafted 5th overall by the Eagles in 1944, after leading the nation in touchdowns at Louisiana State University.

His #15 jersey was retired by the Philadelphia Eagles.

He was orphaned as a child in La Ceiba, Honduras before moving to New Orleans to live with relatives.

He was selected to the NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team with Jim Brown.

How did Steve Van Buren die?

Steve Van Buren's death was caused by Pneumonia.

Van Buren died of pneumonia on August 23, 2012, in Lancaster at the age of 91.
Information about the death of Steve Van Buren
Cause of deathPneumonia
Age of death91 years
ProfessionFootball Player
Death dateAugust 23, 2012
Place of deathLancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of burialN/A