Despite the fact that he portrayed happy well-adjusted characters, Young suffered from depression and alcoholism. He also suffered from a chemical imbalance that led to a suicide attempt in 1991.
On his passing, he was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, in Glendale, California.
Robert Young Facts
|Birth Name||Robert George Young|
|Birthday||February 22, 1907|
|Birthplace||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|Date of death||July 21, 1998 (age 91)|
|Height||6' (1m83) How tall is Robert Young compared to you?|
|Awards||1972 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama (for Marcus Welby, M.D.)|