Obituary of John Candy

John Candy

John Franklin Candy (born on October 31st, 1950) was an Film-Actor who was best known for many comedy films after his start in Second City and its resulting TV show "Second City Television (SCTV)" . John died on March 4th, 1994 and his death was possibly because of a heart attack. He was 43.

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John Candy Biography Wiki:

    • Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Candy, John Franklin
    • Common Name: John Candy
    • Birth Name: John Franklin Candy
    • Gender: Male
    • Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    • Birth Date: October 31, 1950
    • Age: 43 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: Film-Actor

    • Nationality: Canadian
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Rosemary Margaret Hobor (married 27 April 1979-4 March 1994, his death)
    • Father: Sidney James Candy
    • Mother: Evangeline Candy (née Aker)
    • Siblings:
    • Children:
      • Jennifer Candy (daughter)
      • Christopher Candy (son)

Death Notice:

  • Date: March 04, 1994
  • Place: Durango, Mexico
  • Cause of Death: Heart attack
  • Funeral Arrangements: Held at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Los Angeles
  • Interment: He is entombed in the mausoleum at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California

Quotable Quotes:

"When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber."

"Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go!"

"All I can say is that I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me."

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

Related Links:

Wikipedia.org: John Candy
IMDB.com: John Candy

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Last Updated: 2021-03-04 11:27:22
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