• Roger Moore was a British actor
  • He was best known as "James Bond"
  • THIS is what led to his death

Moore embraced the "Bond" legend for decades afterward; none of the other "Bonds" burnished the legend as lovingly as he did. He died on May 23, 2017 and this is what led to his eventual passing. Roger's life was marked by several important moments that affected his health.

Roger lasted longer than most would have

Lasting until the age of 89, remarkably the star had overcome numerous health conditions that are considered life-threatening, including pneumonia, heart problems, prostate cancer and type 2 diabetes.

Also interesting:

In a statement announcing the news of his death, Moore’s family said: "It is with a heavy heart that we must announce our loving father, Sir Roger Moore, has passed away today in Switzerland after a short but brave battle with cancer..."

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