Carl Weathers handed away following an extended battle with coronary heart illness.
On Feb. 9, per week after the Rocky star died at age 76, the official explanation for his death was revealed. In line with The Blast, which cited the actor’s demise certificates, Weathers died naturally of atherosclerotic heart problems and had suffered from coronary heart illness for years. He handed away at his house in Venice, Calif.
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The star, who rose to fame enjoying Apollo Creed within the Rocky movies and later starred on The Mandalorian, had died in his sleep early Feb. 2, his household beforehand confirmed in an announcement to NBC News.
“Carl was an distinctive human being who lived a rare life,” they stated. “By means of his contributions to movie, tv, the humanities and sports activities, he has left an indelible mark and is acknowledged worldwide and throughout generations. He was a beloved brother, father, grandfather, associate, and pal.”
The actor is survived by his sons Matthew, 47, and Jason, 44, who he shared with first spouse Mary Ann.