Death of Chris Cornell: Age, Cause of Death, Date of Death, What Really Happened!

Death of Chris Cornell

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Biography - A Short Wiki

Singer with Soundgarden, the group known for songs like “Black Hole Sun” and “Rusty Cage,” who was also a successful solo artist and the frontman for Audioslave. 

He married Susan Silver in 1990. After their divorce in March 2004, he remarried Vicky Karayiannis in the same month. He had two daughters named Lillian and Toni and a son named Christopher.  

How did Chris Cornell die?

Rock Singer Chris Cornell died in 2017, 52 years old. The cause of death was Suicide.

Information about the death of Chris Cornell
Cause of deathSuicide
Age of death52 years
ProfessionRock Singer
BirthdayJuly 20, 1964
Death dateMay 17, 2017
Place of deathDetroit, Michigan, United States
Place of burialHollywood Forever Cemetery, Los Angeles, California, United States


One of the main dilemmas that’s pretty common to a lot of people who are getting older is the idea that maybe there’s a finish line and that maybe there’s a time in your life when you start to slow down and stop and smell the roses and just kind of settle into what will be a comfortable period in your life.

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What do you think Jesus would twitter, ‘Let he who is without sin cast the first stone’ or ‘Has anyone seen Judas? He was here a minute ago.’

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When you’re out on the road touring and touring and then making records, you’re just constantly looking forward, constantly working. You don’t really stop to look at where you are or where you’ve been.

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I think there needs to be a global focus on people taking care of people.

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I never wrote music or arranged songs or lyrics when I was under the influence of anything but coffee. That’s not gone away.

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