DEATH

Cary Grant died on Saturday November 29, 1986 of a massive stroke at St. Luke's Hospital in Davenport, Iowa. Barbara Harris was at his side. He was 82. He had been rehearsing for his one-man show, "A Conversation With Cary Grant," in Davenport when he suddenly took gravely ill. His passing made front page headlines around the world. There was no funeral or memorial service according to his wishes; his body was immediately cremated. Barbara kept the ashes. His $80 million estate was divided between his daughter, Jennifer, and his wife Barbara. Today in Bristol, England, one can find several memorial plaques where he lived as well as a Cary Grant statue in memory to this famous native of Bristol.

New York Daily News

New York Daily News
December 1, 1986

New York Post

New York Post
December 1, 1986

National Enquirer

National Enquirer
December 16, 1986

New York Newsday

New York Newsday
December 1, 1986

Quad-City Times

Quad-City Times
December 1, 1986

Star on Walk of Fame

Grant's star the
Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Bringing Up Baby

Plaque Marking Grant's Birthplace
15 Hughenden Rd

The Philadelphia Story

Plaque recognizing Grant
Bristol Road Boy's School 1909-1915

Cary Grant Statue

Cary Grant Statue
Bristol, England

Cary Grant Statue

Cary Grant Statue
Bristol, England

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