Sam Shepard


Is Sam Shepard Dead or Still Alive? Sam Shepard Birthday and Date of Death

Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard Death

Sam passed away on July 27, 2017 at the age of 73 in Midway, Kentucky, USA. Sam's cause of death was lou gehrig's disease.

Sam Shepard death quick facts:
  • When did Sam Shepard die?

    July 27, 2017
  • How did Sam Shepard die? What was the cause of death?

    Lou gehrig's disease
  • How old was Sam Shepard when died?

  • Where did Sam Shepard die? What was the location of death?

    Midway, Kentucky, USA

Sam Shepard Birthday and Date of Death

Sam Shepard was born on November 5, 1943 and died on July 27, 2017. Sam was 73 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: November 5, 1943
Date of Death: July 27, 2017
Age at Death: 73

Is Sam Shepard's father, Samuel Shepard, dead or alive?

Samuel Shepard's information is not available now.

Is Sam Shepard's mother, Jane Elaine Rogers, dead or alive?

Jane Elaine Rogers's information is not available now.

Sam Shepard's sisters :

Sam has 2 sisters:

Sam Shepard - Biography

Samuel Shepard Rogers III, known professionally as Sam Shepard, was an American playwright, actor, author, screenwriter, and director, whose body of work spanned over half a century. He was the author of forty-four plays as well as several books of short stories, essays, and memoirs. Shepard received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his play Buried Child. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of pilot Chuck Yeager in The Right Stuff. Shepard received the PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award as a master American dramatist in 2009. New York described him as "the greatest American playwright of his generation."