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Rock Hudson

Actor.

Born on November 17, 1925.
Died at the age of 59 on October 2, 1985.
Cause of Death: AIDS-related illness.

Rock Hudson
He has been dead for over 36 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 96 years of age.

Who else died in 1985?
Famous people who died from AIDS.

Which generation did Rock Hudson belong to?

Rock Hudson was a part of the Greatest Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Rock Hudson was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1925.

That is a 20 year difference!

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

What was he known for?

Hudson starred in popular movies such as Magnificent Obsession (1954), All That Heaven Allows (1955) and Lover Come Back (1961).

Which star sign was Rock Hudson?

Rock Hudson had the star sign Scorpio.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 9.

How tall was he?

Rock Hudson was around 6 ft 4 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 193 cm.

This means that he was a lot taller than the average American man. In other words, he was so tall that he would have stood out in crowds.

Related: Famous actors who are tall.

If Rock Hudson was still alive, how old would he be now?

If he was still alive today, he would be 96 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Tuesday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Wednesday.

How long ago did Rock Hudson die?

He died in October, 1985, which was over 36 years ago. Three 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 Rock Hudson's death in 1985, roughly nine FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around ten US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had six new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had six new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • When Rock Hudson died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1985, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Bon Jovi, Oprah Winfrey, Johnny Depp and Guns N' Roses.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film Top Gun.

Other people who were born around November 17, 1925.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as Rock Hudson.

Robert F. Kennedy

American politician. Deceased
Born on November 20th, 1925
Star Sign: Scorpio

Sammy Davis, Jr

Entertainer. Deceased
Born on December 8th, 1925
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Other people who died around October 2, 1985.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Rock Hudson.

Paul Castellano

Mob boss. Deceased
Died on December 16th, 1985
Died at the age of 70
Star Sign: Cancer

Phil Lynott

Irish musician. Deceased
Died on January 4th, 1986
Died at the age of 36
Star Sign: Leo

Christa McAuliffe

American school teacher. Deceased
Died on January 28th, 1986
Died at the age of 37
Star Sign: Virgo

People who are the same height as Rock Hudson.

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

Otto von Bismarck

President of Prussia. Deceased
Born on April 1st, 1815
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Daniel Stern

Actor.
Born on August 28th, 1957
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Liam Neeson

Irish actor.
Born on June 7th, 1952
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Bill Goldberg

Wrestler.
Born on December 27th, 1966
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Andrew Flintoff

Cricket player.
Born on December 6th, 1977
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Jeff Goldblum

Actor.
Born on October 22nd, 1952
Height: 1.94m / 6 ft 4 inches

James Harden

NBA player.
Born on August 26th, 1989
Height: 1.96m / 6 ft 5 inches

Dennis Haysbert

Actor.
Born on June 2nd, 1954
Height: 1.94m / 6 ft 4 inches

Michael Jordan

Basketball player.
Born on February 17th, 1963
Height: 1.98m / 6 ft 6 inches

Stormzy

Rapper.
Born on July 26th, 1993
Height: 1.96m / 6 ft 5 inches

Jeremy Clarkson

English broadcaster.
Born on April 11th, 1960
Height: 1.96m / 6 ft 5 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Jay-Z

Rapper.
Born on December 4th, 1969
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

John Goodman

Actor.
Born on June 20th, 1952
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Pepe

Soccer player.
Born on February 26th, 1983
Height: 1.87m / 6 ft 2 inches

Sam Smith

Singer.
Born on May 19th, 1992
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Jerry Rice

Former NFL player.
Born on October 13th, 1962
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Anderson Silva

MMA fighter.
Born on April 14th, 1975
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

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