He died of lung cancer on June 15, 1989 in Los Angeles, California. Saddened by the loss, French's longtime co-star and friend Michael Landon abruptedly ended the Highway to Heaven program.
In 1998, he was inducted into the Western Performers Hall of Fame at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Victor French Facts
|Birthday||December 4, 1934|
|Birthplace||Santa Barbara, California, USA|
|Date of death||June 15, 1989 (age 54)|