Last Updated: Friday, February 05, 2021
DATE OF BIRTH
BEST KNOWN FOR
AUTHOR AND SCREENWRITER NOTABLE FOR WRITING THE NOVEL JAWS AS WELL AS CO-WRITING ITS SUBSEQUENT FILM ADAPTATION; ALSO WROTE THE DEEP, THE ISLAND, BEAST AND WHITE SHARK, ALL OF WHICH WERE ALSO ADAPTED FOR CINEMA
CAUSE OF DEATH
peter benchley died on 02/11/2006 at the age of 65.
peter was prominently known as
and is remembered fondly by family, friends, and fans.
Digging into our profile records, among our writer class of profiles,
peter benchley is one of
who has died as a result of pulmonary fibrosis .
Within the broader landscape of our profiles, peter benchley
was one of 2 individuals who had succumbed
out of a total death count in our database of 1004
individuals. (excluding fictional characters)