Tab Hunter – the 1950s heartthrob actor — died after his coronary heart gave out however, in response to his loss of life certificates, he was additionally battling a debilitating illness … prostate most cancers.
According to the doc — obtained by TMZ — Tab died from cardiogenic shock … which is when the blood all of a sudden can’t pump sufficient blood to satisfy the physique’s wants. Another contributing issue to his loss of life was a large pulmonary embolism. The doc additionally says he had prostate most cancers.
As we reported … the actor identified for his surfer-boy appears to be like and roles in “Damn Yankees” and “The Burning Hills” died final month — three days shy of his birthday — at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.
Tab all the time felt he would have been blackballed from Hollywood if individuals had found he was homosexual, so he later revealed in his memoirs that he had studio setup relationships with girls.
Tab was 86.