Obituary of Chris Cornell

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Chris Cornell

Chris Cornell (born July 20th, 1964 in Seattle, Washington) was a Musician who was best known for musical talent and groovy look. Chris died on May 18th, 2017 and his death was because of suicide by hanging. He was 52 years old.

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Chris Cornell Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Cornell, Chris
    • Common Name: Chris Cornell
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
    • Birth Date: July 20, 1964
    • Age: 52 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Christopher Cornell
    • Occupation: Musician
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
    • Favorite Color: Cyan (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Chris's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Christopher John Boyle
    • Father: Edward F. Boyle
    • Mother: Karen Cornell
    • Brother(s):
      • two older brothers
    • Sister(s):
      • Three younger sisters
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Susan Silver (married 1990-divorced 2004)
      • Vicky Karayiannis (married 2004-2017, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Christopher Nicholas Cornell (born December 2005)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Toni Cornell (born September 2004)

Death Notice:

  • Date: May 18 2017 at age 52
  • Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • Cause of Death: Suicide (by hanging)
  • Funeral Arrangements: Held on May 26, 2017, at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles, CA
  • Interment: He was cremated on May 23, 2017

Category Tags:

MusicianAmerican Born on July 20th Born in 1964 Born in Washington Died in 2017 Died at age 52 Died from Suicide

Quotable Quotes:

"The problem with our society is that our values aren't in the right place. There's an awful lot of bleeding and naked bodies on prime-time networks, but not nearly enough cable television on public programming."

"Show me someone with no ego and I'll show you a big loser."

"When you win, say nothing, when you lose, say less."

"Im not short, Im vertically challenged."

"Broadly speaking short words are best and the old words when short, are best of all."

"You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. "

"Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn."

"Some stories have to be written because no one would believe the absurdity of it all."

"Great and good are seldom the same man. "

"Chris Cornell was a legendary musician who touched the hearts of millions with his powerful voice and impactful lyrics, leaving an indelible mark on the music industry and inspiring generations to come. (V)"

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

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