Obituary of Richard Griffiths

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Richard Griffiths

Richard Griffiths (born July 31st, 1947 in Thornaby-on-Tees, England) was a Film Actor who was best known for many TV and film projects with his role as Vernon Dursley in the popular "Harry Potter" film series being one of the more notable. Richard died on March 28th, 2013 and his death was said to be because of complications following heart surgery. He passed away at just 65 years old.

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Richard Griffiths Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Griffiths, Richard
    • Common Name: Richard Griffiths
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Thornaby-on-Tees, England
    • Birth Date: July 31, 1947
    • Age: 65 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Rich, Rick
    • Occupation: Film Actor
    • Active Years: 1974-2013
    • Nationality: British
    • Favorite Food: Froot Loops Cereal
    • Favorite Color: Purple (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Richard's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Richard Thomas Griffiths
    • Father: Thomas Griffiths (22 July 1915-1976)
    • Mother: Jane Ann Griffiths (née Denmark, 8 December 1899-1976)
    • Brother(s):
      • John Griffiths
    • Sister(s):
      • one
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Heather Gibson ​(married 1980-2013, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • one
    • Daughter(s):
      • one

Death Notice:

Category Tags:

Film ActorBritish Born on July 31st Born in 1947 Died in 2013 Died at age 65 Died from Surgical Complications

Quotable Quotes:

"I hate being the subject of photographs." (IMDB)

"People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be."

"RIP, Richard Griffiths - you were an extraordinarily talented artist and a sincere friend. You will be missed. (V)"

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-06-10 16:43:03
Author: Stan
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