Is Tab Hunter Living or Dead?

Has American actor and singer Tab Hunter died? Or is he still alive?

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American actor and singer

Tab Hunter is ...

Born 11 Jul 1931 in New York City
Died 8 Jul 2018 in Santa Barbara
Age86 years, 11 months
Tab Hunter
Tab Hunter
Tab Hunter in trailer for "Gunman's Walk" (1958)

About Tab Hunter

Tab Hunter (born Arthur Andrew Kelm; July 11, 1931 – July 8, 2018) was an American actor, pop singer, film producer and author. He appeared in over forty films and was a well-known Hollywood star and heart throb of the 1950s and 1960s, known for his golden blond Californian surfer-boy looks.


Hunter died from a cardiac arrest from complications related to deep vein thrombosis, three days before his 87th birthday. According to his partner Glaser, Hunter's death was "sudden and unexpected."


Tab Hunter has worked on the following films: