Obituary of Gary Cooper

[ edit ]

Gary Cooper

Gary Cooper (born May 7th, 1901 in Helena, Montana) was a Film Actor who was known for his strong and quiet demeanor in his roles. Gary died on May 13, 1961 and his death was a result of an aggressive case of prostate cancer that metastasized to his colon. He was 60 years old.

Please help us remember the life of Gary Cooper by contributing to his obituary, his ancestry, family tree, funeral, burial, his birth, family, career and death in the sections below.

[ edit ]

Gary Cooper Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Cooper, Gary
    • Common Name: Gary Cooper
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Helena, Montana, United States
    • Birth Date: May 07, 1901
    • Age: 60 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Frank James Cooper, Coop, Cowboy Cooper, The Montana Mule, Studs (given to him by Carole Lombard)
    • Occupation: Film Actor

    • Religion: Catholic
    • Political Affiliation: Republican
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Lays Chips
    • Favorite Color: Brown (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Gary's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Frank James Cooper
    • Father: Charles Henry Cooper (1865–1946)
    • Mother: Alice (née Brazier; 1873–1967)
    • Brother(s):
      • Arthur Cooper
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Veronica "Rocky" Cooper (née Balfe, married 15 December 1933-13 May 1961, his death)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Maria Veronica Cooper (born September 15, 1937)
[ edit ]

Death Notice:

  • Date: May 13, 1961
  • Place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Prostate cancer
  • Interment: buried at Sacred Hearts Cemetery, New York, U.S.

Category Tags:

Film ActorAmerican Born on May 7th Born in 1901 Born in MontanaDied in 1961Died from Prostate cancer

Quotable Quotes:

"When I go out there, I have no pity on my brother. I am out there to win."

"Until I came along all the leading men were handsome, but luckily they wrote a lot of stories about the fellow next door. (IMDB)"

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

Recent Deaths:

Knox Martin
Died: May 15th, 2022 in Los Angeles, United States
Maggie Peterson
Died: May 15th, 2022 in Wilson, United States
Adreian Payne
Died: May 9th, 2022 in Orlando, United States
Dennis Waterman
Died: May 8th, 2022 in Madrid, Spain
Fred Ward
Died: May 8th, 2022 in Los Angeles, United States

More Celebrity Bios:

Andrew Wilson
Born: August 22nd 1964 in Dallas, United States
Doug Jones
Born: May 24th 1960 in Indianapolis, United States
Marton Csokas
Born: June 30th 1966 in Invercargill, New Zealand
Walter Brennan
Born: July 25th 1894 in Lynn, United States
Paul Hogan
Born: October 8th 1939 in Lightning Ridge, Australia

Related Links:

Gary Cooper @ Wikipedia
Gary Cooper @ IMDB

Community Comments:

Be the first to comment on Gary's obituary.


Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Last Updated: 2022-04-10 09:06:41
Author: Tucker

Search Obits:



Let's Be Social:

Trending Topics:


Contact Us  Terms of Use  Privacy Policy