George Harrison


Born on February 25, 1943.
Died at the age of 58 on November 29, 2001.
Cause of Death: Throat cancer.

George Harrison
He has been dead for 21 years.
If he were still alive today, he would be 80 years old.

People who died in 2001.
Famous people who died from cancer.

Which generation did George Harrison belong to?

George Harrison was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.

"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

George Harrison was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1943.

That is a 2 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

What was he known for?

He was the lead guitarist of the English rock band "The Beatles". Following the break-up of the group, Harrison embarked on a solo career. In 1970, he released the critically acclaimed album "All Things Must Pass".

What was he also known as?

His nickname / alias was: "The Quiet Beatle"

Which star sign was George Harrison?

George Harrison had the star sign Pisces.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 8.

How tall was he?

George Harrison was around 5 ft 10 inches tall. In centimeters, his height was 178 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that he was slightly taller than the average American male. However, he was not tall by conventional standards.

In other words, he didn't stand out as being particularly tall.

See also: Celebrities who are 5 ft 10 inches.

How old would George Harrison be now?

If he were still alive today, he would be 80 years old.

How many years ago did he die?

He died 21 years, 5 months, and 28 days ago.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Thursday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Thursday.

How long ago did George Harrison die?

He died in November 2001, which was over 21 years ago. Two decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child who was born on the same day that he died would be in college by now.
  • Since George Harrison's death in 2001, roughly five FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around six US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had three new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had six new prime ministers.
  • Because he died in 2001, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Kanye West, 50 Cent, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, LeBron James, and Mark Zuckerberg.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.

Was he a smoker?

Yes. Our records indicate that George Harrison was a smoker. However, we cannot say for certain whether or not he continued to smoke up until his death.

Other people who were born around February 25, 1943.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as George Harrison.

Joe Pesci

Born on February 9th, 1943
Star Sign: Aquarius

Other people who died around November 29, 2001.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as George Harrison.


Singer. Deceased
Died on August 25th, 2001
Died at the age of 22
Star Sign: Capricorn

Thuy Trang

Actress. Deceased
Died on September 3rd, 2001
Died at the age of 27
Star Sign: Sagittarius

People who are the same height as George Harrison.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Christopher Masterson

Born on January 22nd, 1980
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Jordin Sparks

Born on December 22nd, 1989
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Liam Gallagher

Born on September 21st, 1972
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Danny Masterson

Born on March 13th, 1976
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Joe Biden

US President.
Born on November 20th, 1942
Height: 1.82m / 6 foot

Noel Fielding

English comedian.
Born on May 21st, 1973
Height: 1.81m / 5 ft 11 inches

Luis Suarez

Soccer player.
Born on January 24th, 1987
Height: 1.82m / 6 foot

Mark Feehily

Born on May 28th, 1980
Height: 1.81m / 5 ft 11 inches

Kurt Angle

Born on December 9th, 1968
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

Benedict Cumberbatch

Born on July 19th, 1976
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Actor. Deceased
Born on July 23rd, 1967
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches


Born on April 18th, 2001
Height: 1.72m / 5 ft 8 inches

Paul Giamatti

Born on June 6th, 1967
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

David Chase

Born on August 22nd, 1945
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Fred Durst

Born on August 20th, 1970
Height: 1.72m / 5 ft 8 inches

Serena Williams

Tennis player.
Born on September 26th, 1981
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

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