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Peter Mayhew

Actor

Born on May 19, 1944.
Died at the age of 74 on April 30, 2019.
Cause of Death: Heart attack.

Peter Mayhew
He has been dead for 5 years.
If he were still alive today, he would be 80 years old.

People who died in 2019.
Famous people who died from a heart attack.

Which generation did Peter Mayhew belong to?

Peter Mayhew was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Peter Mayhew was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1944.

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

What was he known for?

He played the character Chewbacca in the Star Wars film franchise.

Which star sign was Peter Mayhew?

He had the star sign Taurus.

Life Path Number

His Life Path Number was 6.

How tall was he?

Peter Mayhew was around 7 ft 3 inches tall. In centimeters, his height was 221 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.
Furthermore, because he was 7 ft 3 inches, it means that he probably had issues walking through average-sized doors without having to crouch down a little!

See also: Celebrities who are 7 ft 3 inches.

Related: Famous actors who are tall.

How old would Peter Mayhew be now?

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

How many years ago did he die?

He died 5 years and 20 days ago.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Friday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Tuesday.

How long ago did Peter Mayhew die?

He died in April 2019, which was over 5 years ago.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the same day that Peter Mayhew died would be in kindergarten by now.
  • He was not alive to witness the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The United Kingdom has had three new prime ministers.

Other people who were born around May 19, 1944

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as Peter Mayhew.

George Lucas

George Lucas

Film director
Born on May 14, 1944
Star Sign: Taurus

Patti LaBelle

Patti LaBelle

Singer
Born on May 24, 1944
Star Sign: Gemini

Other people who died around April 30, 2019

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Peter Mayhew.

Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala

Argentine soccer player Deceased
Died on Jan 21, 2019, at the age of 28.
Star Sign: Scorpio

Keith Flint

Keith Flint

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Died on Mar 4, 2019, at the age of 49.
Star Sign: Virgo

Luke Perry

Luke Perry

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Died on Mar 4, 2019, at the age of 52.
Star Sign: Libra

Mike Thalassitis

Mike Thalassitis

Love Island contestant Deceased
Died on Mar 16, 2019, at the age of 26.
Star Sign: Capricorn

Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle

Rapper Deceased
Died on Mar 31, 2019, at the age of 33.
Star Sign: Leo

Ashley Massaro

Ashley Massaro

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Died on May 16, 2019, at the age of 39.
Star Sign: Gemini

Frank Lucas

Frank Lucas

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Died on May 30, 2019, at the age of 88.
Star Sign: Virgo

Etika

Etika

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Star Sign: Taurus

Cameron Boyce

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Star Sign: Gemini

The King of Random

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Star Sign: Sagittarius

Jeffrey Epstein

Jeffrey Epstein

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Died on Aug 10, 2019, at the age of 66.
Star Sign: Aquarius

People who are the same height as Peter Mayhew

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

Omos

Omos

Wrestler
Born on May 16, 1994
Height: 2.21m / 7 ft 3 inches

People who are taller than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Yao Ming

Yao Ming

Basketball player
Born on September 12, 1980
Height: 2.29m / 7 ft 6 inches

Andre the Giant

Andre the Giant

French wrestler Deceased
Born on May 19, 1946
Height: 2.24m / 7 ft 4 inches

People who are shorter than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Wilt Chamberlain

Wilt Chamberlain

Basketball player Deceased
Born on August 21, 1936
Height: 2.16m / 7 ft 1 inches

The Big Show

The Big Show

Wrestler
Born on February 8, 1972
Height: 2.13m / 7 foot

The Great Khali

The Great Khali

Wrestler
Born on August 27, 1972
Height: 2.16m / 7 ft 1 inches

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