Max Cantor


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Max Cantor

Max Cantor Death

Max passed away on October 3, 1991 at the age of 32 in New York, New York, USA. Max's cause of death was heroin overdose.

Max Cantor death quick facts:
  • When did Max Cantor die?

    October 3, 1991
  • How did Max Cantor die? What was the cause of death?

    Heroin overdose
  • How old was Max Cantor when died?

  • Where did Max Cantor die? What was the location of death?

    New York, New York, USA

Max Cantor Birthday and Date of Death

Max Cantor was born on May 15, 1959 and died on October 3, 1991. Max was 32 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: May 15, 1959
Date of Death: October 3, 1991
Age at Death: 32

Max Cantor - Biography

Michael 'Max' Cantor (May 15, 1959 – October 3, 1991) was an American journalist and actor in films such as Dirty Dancing (1987) and Fear, Anxiety and Depression (1989).
He spent his summers until age 14 at Camp Hillcroft in Billings, New York, alongside fellow campers such as the children of American Federation of Teachers president Albert Shanker and actor Burt Lancaster. At camp, he won top roles in Winnie the Pooh and The Velveteen Rabbit. Cantor was a 1982 graduate of Harvard University, where he lived in Adams House and starred in several productions by the then-student director Peter Sellars.

Cantor had freebased cocaine and became a heroin addict while researching addicts in New York City. He died from a heroin overdose at the age of 32. At the time he died, he was conducting research and writing a book about Rakowitz and the murder of dancer Monika Beerle.