How did Andy Warhol die?

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Andy Warhol died of complications from gallbladder surgery at the age of 58 on February 22, 1987
Andy Warhol began as a commercial illustrator in New York, doing artwork for ads and magazines in the 1940s and 1950s. Eventually he crossed from commercial work to fine art, blurring the line between the two along the way. In the early 1960s his huge a... More>> · More images »
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Andy Warhol died on February 22, 1987 at age 58. He died of heart problems after a routine surgery.
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As the surgery was expected to be routine, Warhol's surprising death on February 22, 1987 triggered an investigation to determine if there was wrongful cause of death. Due to a lack of evidence, criminal charges were not laid, but there were allegations of negligence regarding Warhol's care. No conclusions were reached regarding the cause of the fatal cardiac irregularities. Warhol was 58 years old.

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