The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams star Dan Haggerty dies at 74 after battle with cancer | MassCops

The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams star Dan Haggerty dies at 74 after battle with cancer

Discussion in 'Entertainment & Literature' started by kwflatbed, Jan 15, 2016.

  1. kwflatbed

    kwflatbed MassCops Angel Staff Member

    The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams star Dan Haggerty dies at 74 after battle with cancer
    ByDAILYMAIL.COM REPORTER

    PUBLISHED:10:08 EST, 15 January 2016|UPDATED:13:40 EST, 15 January 2016



    The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams star Dan Haggerty has died at 74 following a battle with cancer.

    The '70s star passed away at his home in California's San Fernando Valley on Friday surrounded by friends and family, according toTMZ.

    The actor was diagnosed with cancer a few months ago after he underwent surgery for back pain.

    Scroll down for video

    [​IMG]


    +5
    Seventies star: The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams star Dan Haggerty has died at 74 following a battle with cancer

    The hirsute star, who famously was the real life friend of bears and wildcats, returned home after doctors, in the hospital where he was receiving treatment at, told him time was growing short.

    While home, Haggerty met with close friends and family in his final days.

    With an impressively muscled physique and uncanny kinship with large carnivorous beasts, Haggerty got jobs in the early 1970s as a stuntman and double for Hollywood actors who 'didn't like animals leaping on them'.



    Read more:Grizzly Adams star Dan Haggerty dies at 74 after battle with cancer
    Follow us:@MailOnline on Twitter|DailyMail on Facebook
     

Share This Page