Who was Ken West and what was his cause of death? Tributes Pour In As Big Day Out founder dead aged 64: This is to inform our readers that Ken West is no more between us. He was best known for founding Big Day Out. This news has taken the internet by storm. People have started scrounging the internet to know how did he die and what could be the reason behind his sudden demise. He was a famous personality in his country which is why all Australians are pouring tributing posts on social media to pay him respect and tribute. There are various speculations are being made about his death by the people. We have tried to kill all queries of our readers with this article. Hope you will get the answer to your desired question in this article. So start knowing about his sudden demise in the next section. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Who was Ken West?
According to the reports, he died after living 64 years of age. The news of his passing came to us on Thursday morning but we were doing deep research before publishing this article. He died in the morning hours of Thursday 7th April 2022. The news of his passing was affirmed by the grieving family through a statement. The statement is truly heartbreaking for every people who were known to him. His family members are in unimaginable grief and passing through a tough phase in their life right now. To read Ken West’s family’s statement read down the next section.
Ken West Death Cause
His family posted a statement on social media to make this news public. The statement reads, “we bring this unfortunate news to you that Ken West a husband, mentor, father, and most of all a legend is no more between us, he passed away peacefully this morning when he was sleeping. He was quite noisy and big in life but passed peacefully. Our family is seeking respect and privacy at this difficult time.”
How did Ken West die?
According to his obituary, he passed away peacefully but the official cause of death is yet to come out. We are waiting for the autopsy report at this moment. But it is seeming that Ken might be perished after suffering a heart stroke while he was sleeping. He died at 64. He was widely famous for founding the iconic and groundbreaking music festival referred to as Big Day Out. The first edition of the festival was organized in 1992 at Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion by Ken West. At that time the highlighted moment of the event was featuring Nirvana and Violent Femmes in the first Big Day Out event.