Roger Bannister


Is Roger Bannister Dead or Still Alive? Roger Bannister Birthday and Date of Death

Roger Bannister

Roger Bannister Death

Roger passed away on March 3, 2018 at the age of 88 in Oxford, United Kingdom.

Roger Bannister death quick facts:
  • When did Roger Bannister die?

    March 3, 2018
  • How old was Roger Bannister when died?

  • Where did Roger Bannister die? What was the location of death?

    Oxford, United Kingdom

Roger Bannister Birthday and Date of Death

Roger Bannister was born on March 23, 1929 and died on March 3, 2018. Roger was 88 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: March 23, 1929
Date of Death: March 3, 2018
Age at Death: 88

Roger Bannister - Biography

Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, CBE (born 23 March 1929) is an English former middle-distance athlete, physician and academic, who ran the first sub-four-minute mile.
In 1955, Bannister married the Swedish artist Moyra Elver Jacobsson in Basel, Switzerland. Moyra Jacobsson-Bannister is the daughter of the Swedish economist Per Jacobsson, who served as Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund.

They had four children: Carol E. E. Bannister (b. 1957); Clive C. R. Bannister (b. 1959), an insurance industry executive; Thurstan R. R. Bannister (b. July 1960), a company director in New York; and Charlotte B. M. Bannister (b. 1963), now Reverend Charlotte Bannister-Parker, associate priest at the University Church of St Mary the Virgin in Oxford. In 2011, Bannister was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. He died on 3 March 2018 at the age of 88 in Oxford.