Kim Schmidt Death
Kim passed away on October 19, 1978 at the age of 31 in New York City, New York, USA. Kim's cause of death was murder (apparently shot & killed by her husband of three weeks, the actor Gig Young).
When did Kim Schmidt die?October 19, 1978
How did Kim Schmidt die? What was the cause of death?Murder (apparently shot & killed by her husband of three weeks, the actor Gig Young)
How old was Kim Schmidt when died?31
Where did Kim Schmidt die? What was the location of death?New York City, New York, USA
Kim Schmidt Birthday and Date of Death
Kim Schmidt was born in 1947 and died on October 19, 1978. Kim was 31 years old at the time of death.
Date of Death: October 19, 1978
Age at Death: 31
Kim Schmidt - Biography
Kim Schmidt was a German actress who was born on 1947.
Three weeks after her marriage to actor Gig Young, Schmidt was found dead in their apartment - the victim of an apparent murder-suicide. Young's Oscar was found near their bodies. No information about why the murder-suicide occurred, but it was obvious that Young was suffering from the many complications of his alcoholism.
She is Buried under the name Ruth Schmidt Young (1947-1978) with her father Paul H. Schmidt (1912-1983) and mother Rosemarie H. Schmidt (1922-1990) in Eildon Weir Cemetery; Pinniger Rd; Eildon, Victoria; Australia. On the Grave: In Loving Memory of Paul & Rosemarie Saddly Missed Parents of Ruth (Dec.), Irmi, Fred, Henry & Doris.