Thursday , May 19 2022
advert banner

Actor Sidney Poitier?s cause of death revealed

Actor Sidney Poitier?s cause of death revealed

Cause of Sidney Poitier’s death has been revealed less than two weeks after heartbreaking news of his death. 

 

The legendary entertainer who was the first black man to win the Academy Award for Best Actor, died at home in Beverly Hills on January 6. The death was reported to the coroner’s office, but a biopsy and autopsy were not performed at the time. 

 

In a new death certificate obtained by TMZ on Tuesday January 18, it was revealed that Sidney died from a combination of heart failure, Alzheimer’s dementia and prostate cancer.

 

Sidney was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the age of 66 in 1993, but was able to beat the disease after successfully undergoing surgery. His struggles with Alzheimer’s dementia were not as publicly known.

About admin

Check Also

Competing with Hollywood will only stress you - Niyi Akinmolayan

Competing with Hollywood will only stress you – Niyi Akinmolayan

“Your film will never look like a Hollywood film with that your nollywood budget. Stop …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.