Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger
1979 - 2008

Heath Ledger  Australian Actor


Who is is he dating right now?

Heath Ledger passed away on 22nd Jan 2008 aged 28.


Heath Ledger was in relationships with Lindsay Lohan (2008), Mary-Kate Olsen (2007 - 2008), Gemma Ward (2007 - 2008), Michelle Williams (2004 - 2007), Naomi Watts (2002 - 2004), Heather Graham (2000 - 2001), Christina Cauchi (2000 - 2002), Julia Stiles (1999) and Lisa Zane (1997 - 1998).

He is rumoured to have hooked up with Kate Hudson (2007) and Helena Christensen (2007).


Australian Actor Heath Ledger passed away on 22nd Jan 2008 Soho, New York aged 28. Born Heathcliff Andrew Ledger on 4th April, 1979 in Perth, Western Australia and educated at Guildford Grammar School, Guildford, Perth, Heath Ledger is most remembered for 10 Things I Hate About You, A Knights Tale, Brokeback Mountain and The Dark Knight. in a career that spanned 1993–2008. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Heath Ledger was in 12 on-screen matchups, including Abbie Cornish in Candy (2006), Charlotte Gainsbourg in I'm Not There. (2007), Lauren Cohan in Casanova (2005), Michelle Williams in Brokeback Mountain (2005) and Shannyn Sossamon in The Order (2003).

Heath Ledger is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Perth, Western Australia, Male actors from Western Australia and Actors who died during production of a film or television show.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating9 18 years, 10 months 3 years 1 month, 1 day
Rumoured2 1 year, 10 months 5 months, 2 days -
Total11 18 years, 10 months 3 years, 7 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Heathcliff
Middle Name Andrew
Last Name Ledger
Full Name at Birth Heathcliff Andrew Ledger
Alternative Name Heath Ledger, Heathy
Age 28 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th April, 1979
Birthplace Perth, Western Australia
Died 22nd January, 2008
Place of Death Soho, New York
Cause of Death Accidental Sleeping Pill Overdose
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Weight 185lbs (84 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Deep husky voice, Known for completely immersing himself in his roles, His warm smile
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Nationality Australian
High School Guildford Grammar School, Guildford, Perth
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame 10 Things I Hate About You, A Knights Tale, Brokeback Mountain and The Dark Knight.
Year(s) Active 1993–2008
Clothes Size 9
Shoe Size 12
Official Websites heathledger.com/, www.heathledger.net/, heathheathens.net/, www.heathbaby.com/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24102296
Father Kim Ledger (Was in media when Heath's passing and funeral), Roger Bell (step father)
Mother Sally Ledger Bell, Ines Ledger (step mother)
Sister Kate Ledger (his older sister), Ashleigh Bell (his junior half-sister is his mother's daughter), Olivia Ledger (his junior half-sister is his father's daughter with second wife Emma Brown)
Family Member Matilda Rose Ledger (daughter)
Friend Jake Gyllenhaal (He's his friend since Brokeback Mountain and is a godfather to Matilda Ledger), Martin Henderson (Mentor), Busy Philipps (Godmother of His daughter Matilda), Russell Crowe, Ben Harper, Joaquin Phoenix
Favorite Bands Beatles
Favorite Places Melbourne, Perth, Los Angeles, New York
Favorite Colors Green, Blue

Heath Andrew Ledger (4 April 1979 – 22 January 2008) was an Australian actor and director. After performing roles in Australian television and film during the 1990s, Ledger left for the United States in 1998 to develop his film career. His work comprised nineteen films, including 10 Things I Hate About You (1999), The Patriot (2000), A Knight's Tale (2001), Monster's Ball (2001), Ned Kelly (2003), The Brothers Grimm (2005), Lords of Dogtown (2005), Brokeback Mountain (2005), Casanova (2005), Candy (2006), I'm Not There (2007), The Dark Knight (2008) and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009). He also produced and directed music videos and aspired to be a film director.

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Heath Ledger28 AriesActor
Lindsay Lohan30 CancerActress
Mary-Kate Olsen30 GeminiActress
Kate Hudson37 AriesActress
Gemma Ward28 ScorpioModel
Helena Christensen47 CapricornModel
Michelle Williams36 VirgoActress
Naomi Watts48 LibraActress
Heather Graham46 AquariusActress
Christina Cauchi37 CapricornModel
Julia Stiles35 AriesActress
Lisa Zane55 AriesActress
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Matilda RoseFemale28th October, 200510 years old


The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus2009TonyMovie
The Dark Knight2008JokerMovie
I'm Not There.2007RobbieMovie
Brokeback Mountain2005Ennis Del MarMovie
Lords of Dogtown2005SkipMovie
The Brothers Grimm2005Jacob GrimmMovie
Ned Kelly2003Ned KellyMovie
The Order2003Alex BernierMovie
The Four Feathers2002Harry FevershamMovie
A Knight's Tale2001William ThatcherMovie
Monster's Ball2001Sonny GrotowskiMovie
The Patriot2000Gabriel MartinMovie
10 Things I Hate About You1999Patrick VeronaMovie
Two Hands1999JimmyMovie
Roar1997ConorTV Show
Sweat1996Snowy BowlesTV Show
Ship to Shore1993CyclistTV Show
Clowning Around1992Orphan Clown (uncredited)Movie
Home and Away1988Scott IrwinTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (167)

lupita263Oct 26, 2015

He was so beautiful! Too beautiful for Michelle W.

zabdo232Jul 13, 2014

I am very sad... you still the love of my life

SiamEaseFeb 18, 2014


prismatic19Dec 2, 2013

RIP Heath I miss your acting. big loss

CarriePookieOct 8, 2013

Heath was a brilliant actor. I think he found love with Michelle Williams, but his relationship with Naomi Watts always stuck out in my mind.

naz8618Jun 12, 2013

The lindsay relationship was not a rumour, they dated

Cow Moo PrincessApr 28, 2013

He must have been alright in such films.

rn_tracy1_rnApr 24, 2013

Such a tragedy. There is more that Mary-Kate Olsen is involve with and isn't saying.

sweetreeFeb 25, 2013

Such a great actor. R.I.P Heath. Love you always...

Samy34Jan 12, 2013

Can you explain to me what you mean? I agree he was a great person, with a particular effect on people. (excuse my English, i'm foreign)

MadelineJan 8, 2013

this man changed my life after his death i start to have realy wierd dreams with him and showed me somenthing that after 4 year happend in my life,my mother died and still now in 2013 i still had in my dreams i dont know why

LonelinessJan 6, 2013

Hope I will see you soon, dear Heath...

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