Obituary of Ansel Adams

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Ansel Adams

Ansel Easton Adams (born February 20, 1902 in San Francisco, California) was a photographer and artist who was best known for his black-and-white images of the American West and for his most famous photo, “Monolith, The Face Of Half Dome, Yosemite Valley.” Ansel died on April 22, 1984 and his death was because of cardiovascular disease. He died at age 82.

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Ansel Adams Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Adams, Ansel
    • Common Name: Ansel Adams
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
    • Birth Date: February 20, 1902
    • Age: 82 (at death)
    • Occupations:

    • Net Worth: $85 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Pringles chips
    • Favorite Color: Gray (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Ansel's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Ansel Easton Adams
    • Father: Charles Hitchcock Adams
    • Mother: Olive Bray Adams
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Virginia Best (married 1928-1984, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Michael Adams
    • Daughter(s):
      • Anne Adams
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Death Notice:

  • Date: April 22, 1984
  • Place: Monterey, California, United States
  • Cause of Death: Cardiovascular disease
  • Interment: Cremated and ashes scattered on the Half Dome at Yosemite National Park

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PhotographerArtist American Born on February 20th Born in 1902 Born in CaliforniaDied in 1984Died from Cardiovascular disease

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