Steve McQueen


Born on March 24, 1930.
Died at the age of 50 on November 7, 1980.
Cause of Death: Heart attack following surgery for cancer.

Steve McQueen
He has been dead for over 41 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 92 years of age.

Who else died in 1980?
Famous people who died from cancer.

Which generation did Steve McQueen belong to?

Steve McQueen was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.

"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Steve McQueen was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1930.

That is a 15 year difference!

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

What was his real name?

His real name was Terrence Stephen McQueen.

What was he known for?

McQueen starred in a number of popular movies, such as The Sand Pebbles, Love With the Proper Stranger, The Cincinnati Kid, Le Mans, The Getaway and Papillon.

What was he also known as?

His nickname / alias was: "The King of Cool"

Which star sign was Steve McQueen?

Steve McQueen had the star sign Aries.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 4.

How tall was he?

Steve McQueen was around 5 ft 10 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 177 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.

How old would Steve McQueen be if he was still live?

If he was still alive today, he would be 92 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Monday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Friday.

How long ago did Steve McQueen die?

He died in November, 1980, which was over 41 years ago. Four decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since Steve McQueen's death in 1980, roughly ten FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around eleven US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had seven new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had six new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • When Steve McQueen died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1980, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Madonna, Metallica and Phil Collins.

Other people who died around November 7, 1980.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Steve McQueen.

John Lennon

Singer. Deceased
Died on December 8th, 1980
Died at the age of 40
Star Sign: Libra

People who are the same height as Steve McQueen.

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


Born on September 1st, 1996
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

John Gotti

Organized crime boss. Deceased
Born on October 27th, 1940
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Jeffrey Epstein

Financier. Deceased
Born on January 20th, 1953
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

Bret Hart

Born on July 2nd, 1957
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot


Rapper. Deceased
Born on November 15th, 1968
Height: 1.82m / 6 foot

Rod Stewart

Born on January 10th, 1945
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Alex Ferguson

Soccer manager.
Born on December 31st, 1941
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Fred West

English serial killer. Deceased
Born on September 29th, 1941
Height: 1.71m / 5 ft 7 inches

Sean Penn

Born on August 17th, 1960
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Mikel Arteta

Spanish football manager.
Born on March 26th, 1982
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

Larry King

TV host. Deceased
Born on November 19th, 1933
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Hailey Baldwin

Born on November 22nd, 1996
Height: 1.71m / 5 ft 7 inches

Tom Petty

Musician. Deceased
Born on October 20th, 1950
Height: 1.76m / 5 ft 9 inches

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