Gord Edgar “Gord” Downie

Gord Edgar “Gord” Downie

Original Name Gordon Edgar
Birth
Amherstview, Lennox and Addington County, Ontario, Canada
Death 17 Oct 2017 (aged 53)
Toronto, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 184384794 · View Source
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Rock Musician. He was the lead singer and lyricist for the Canadian rock band “The Tragically Hip”. Formed in 1983, the band recorded and released fourteen albums between 1987 and 2016. He also released five solo albums, as well as books of poetry and prose. He died in 2017 after two years of fighting brain cancer.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Islandergirl
  • Added: 18 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184384794
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gord Edgar “Gord” Downie (6 Feb 1964–17 Oct 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184384794, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.