Obituary of David Rakoff

David Rakoff

David Benjamin Rakoff (born on November 27th, 1964) was a Writer who was best known for being prose and poetry. David died on August 9th, 2012 and his death was because of cancer. He was 47 years old.

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David Rakoff Biography Wiki:

    • Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Rakoff, David Benjamin
    • Common Name: David Rakoff
    • Birth Name: David Benjamin Rakoff
    • Gender: Male
    • Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    • Birth Date: November 27, 1964
    • Age: 47 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: Writer

    • Nationality: Canadian
    • Spouse/Partner:
    • Father:
    • Mother: Gina Shochat-Rakoff
    • Siblings:
      • Simon Rakoff (brother, born 1960)
      • Ruth Rakoff (sister)
    • Children:

Death Notice:

  • Date: August 09, 2012
  • Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Hodgkin's lymphoma

Quotable Quotes:

"The King Kong roar was a combination of a lion and tiger's roar combined and played backward very slowly. "

"I have never accepted what many people have kindly said, namely that I have inspired the nation. It was the nation and the race dwelling all around the globe that had the lion heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar."

Is he dead or alive? According to our unconfirmed records, Mr. Rakoff has passed away.

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Last Updated: 2020-10-14 11:20:07
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