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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.

How old would Rock Hudson be if he was still live?

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.

Liam Neeson

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

Tom Brady

American Football player.
Born on August 3rd, 1977
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Grigori Rasputin

Historical figure. Deceased
Born on January 10th, 1869
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Yokozuna

Wrestler. Deceased
Born on October 2nd, 1966
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Clint Eastwood

Actor.
Born on May 31st, 1930
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

John Lithgow

Actor.
Born on October 19th, 1945
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

James Avery

Actor. Deceased
Born on November 27th, 1945
Height: 1.96m / 6 ft 5 inches

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Soccer player.
Born on October 3rd, 1981
Height: 1.95m / 6 ft 5 inches

Harry Maguire

Soccer player.
Born on March 5th, 1993
Height: 1.94m / 6 ft 4 inches

Osama bin Laden

Al-Qaeda Founder. Deceased
Born on March 10th, 1957
Height: 1.95m / 6 ft 5 inches

Usain Bolt

Sprinter.
Born on August 21st, 1986
Height: 1.95m / 6 ft 5 inches

Roald Dahl

Author. Deceased
Born on September 13th, 1916
Height: 1.98m / 6 ft 6 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Andy Murray

Tennis player.
Born on May 15th, 1987
Height: 1.90m / 6 ft 3 inches

Chris Kyle

Navy Seal sniper. Deceased
Born on April 8th, 1974
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Gucci Mane

Rapper.
Born on February 12th, 1980
Height: 1.89m / 6 ft 2 inches

Kurt Zouma

Soccer player.
Born on October 27th, 1994
Height: 1.90m / 6 ft 3 inches

Kyrie Irving

Basketball player.
Born on March 23rd, 1992
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Patrick Mahomes II

NFL player.
Born on September 17th, 1995
Height: 1.91m / 6 ft 3 inches

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