Gord Downie
 


 

Age: 53



Summary:
lead singer and songwriter of the Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip who became a part of Canada's national identity with hockey, small towns, and the country's literature since the band's first album in 1987 that has provided a soundtrack for the lives of many Canadians, whose best-known songs were Ahead by a Century and Bobcaygeon.




Cause of Death: Brain cancer



Born: February 6, 1964


 
Died: October 17, 2017



Location:
Toronto, Canada