Neil Connery death was followed by his big brother Sean Connery’s demise seven months later. Let’s learn more.
Neil is a Scottish actor. He died on Monday morning after battling his illness for a long time.
Neil Connery Death
Neil Connery’s death took place at the age of 83.
Connery died on the morning of May 10. He reportedly could not win the battle against his illness which he had been fighting for a long time.
Neil’s death was first confirmed by his close friend, Steve Begg. Steve wrote on Facebook feeling sad to report the death of his Edinburgh drinking buddy. He said he always had respect for Neil.
Besides, George Lazenby also made a tribute to Neil on Twitter after his death. He is the actor who played James Bond in On Her Majesty’s Secrest Service in 1969. He said Neil will join his great brother Sean.
He will join his great brother xx https://t.co/XVHUa5duJz
— George Lazenby (@lazenbyofficial) May 12, 2021
Neil Connery Sean Connery Brother
Neil Connery, Sean Connery’s younger brother was seven years younger than him.
Furthermore, Neil died seven months after the death of his brother Sean. Sean died on the 31st of October 2020 in his sleep at the age of 90. He did at his home in Lyford Cay, a community in the Bahamas.
Sean Connery’s younger brother dies aged 83 https://t.co/iPjaITxbYO via @YahooNewsAU
— Lushscreamqueen (@lushscreamqueen) May 12, 2021
Neil’s brother Sean had died of pneumonia and heart failure as per his death certificate. Now, not even a year passed by, he will be joined by his brother Neil.
In fact, Sean was the first actor to play the role of James Bond, a fictional British secret agent. He starred in seven Bond films from 1962 to 1983.
Neil Connery Family: Who is His Wife?
Neil Connery’s family included his wife and daughters.
Connery was married to his wife Eleanor. He had two daughters, Martine and Leone with his wife.
Neil’s wife Eleanor said that he was left devastated and upset after his big brother Sean’s death last year. She said they admired and loved Sean.
Neil Connery Wikipedia
Neil was born on New Year’s day in 1938 in Edinburgh, Scotland. His parents were partially Irish by origin. He was born to Joseph Connery and Euphemia McLean. Joseph was a lorry driver and Euphemia a cleaner.
Neil had begun his career with OK Connery in 1967. Also, he played in the films The Body Stealers (1969) and Aces Go Places 3 (1984). Furthermore, Neil worked as a plasterer.