Obituary of Bill Paxton

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Bill Paxton

Bill Paxton (born May 17th, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas) was a Film Actor who was best known for various American films including Apollo 13 and Aliens. Bill died on February 25, 2017 and his death was due to complications following heart surgery. He was 61 years old.

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Bill Paxton Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Paxton, Bill
    • Common Name: Bill Paxton
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
    • Birth Date: May 17, 1955
    • Age: 61 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Wild Bill, Knuckles
    • Occupations:
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Lays Ripple Chips
    • Favorite Color: Lilac (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Bill's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: William Paxton
    • Father: John Lane Paxton (1920-November 17, 2011)
    • Mother: Mary Lou Paxton (née Gray)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Louise Newbury (married 1987-2017, his death)
      • Kelly Rowan (married 2 October 1979-divorced 22 July 1980)
    • Son(s):
      • James Paxton (born 1994)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Lydia Paxton (born 19 December 1997)

Death Notice:

  • Date: February 25 2017 at age 61
  • Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Cause of Death: Stroke (following surgery)
  • Interment: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills, California

Category Tags:

Film ActorFilmmaker American Born on May 17th Born in 1955 Born in TexasDied in 2017Died at age 61Died from Stroke

Quotable Quotes:

"I think I could have stopped it because I have very tough illegal immigration policies, and people aren't coming into this country unless they're vetted and vetted properly."

"Greed, for lack of a better word, is good."

"Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts."

"It's a beautiful day in this neighborhood,"

"Better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all."

"It's very liberating to be naked in front of a hundred people, but there's nothing sexual about lovemaking on a movie set..." (IMDB)

"I have always liked and been intrigued by older people and the idea that they are often hoarders is also fascinating."


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Is Mr. Bill Paxton still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

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