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Bill Paxton - cause of death revealed

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By Euronews
Bill Paxton - cause of death revealed

<p>The exact cause of death of the late Hollywood actor Bill Paxton has been revealed with the publishing of his death certificate.</p> <p>The 61-year-old died last month from a stroke days after surgery to replace a heart valve and repair damage to his aorta.</p> <p>The aorta is the main artery that carries blood from the heart to the rest of the body.</p> <p>The surgery reportedly took place on Valentine’s Day (February 14), and he died 11 days later on February 25, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. </p> <p>Paxton was best known for his roles in Titanic, Apollo13 Aliens and the <span class="caps">HBO</span> series Big Love.</p>