Obituary of Jeff Chandler

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Jeff Chandler

Jeff Chandler (born December 15, 1918 in New York City, New York) was a film actor, film producer, and singer who was best known for his role as Cochise in the 1950 western film, “Broken Arrow.” Jeff died on June 17, 1961 and his death was reportedly because of complications of a microdiscectomy which was followed by a blood infection complicated by pneumonia. He died young at age 42.

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Jeff Chandler Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Chandler, Jeff
    • Common Name: Jeff Chandler
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
    • Birth Date: December 15, 1918
    • Age: 42 (at death)
    • Occupations:
    • Active Years: 1945-1961
    • Religion: Jewish
    • Net Worth: $600,000
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Kraft Mac & Cheese
    • Favorite Color: Black (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Jeff's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Ira Grossel
    • Father: Phillip Grossel (1896-1974)
    • Mother: Anna Grossel (née Herman, 1898-1981)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Majorie Hoshelle (married 1946-divorced 1959)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Dana Grossel (1949-2002)
      • Jamie Tucker (1947-2003)

Death Notice:

  • Date: June 17 1961 at age 42
  • Place: Culver City, California, United States
  • Cause of Death: Surgical Complications (microdiscectomy - following a blood infection complicated by pneumonia)
  • Interment: Buried at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City, California

Category Tags:

Film ActorFilm Producer Singer American Born on December 15th Born in 1918 Born in New York Died in 1961 Died at age 42 Died from Surgical Complications

Jeff's Notable Roles:

  • Broken Arrow

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-09-03 15:03:16
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