In the world-famous ‘Game of Thrones’ TV series, Dr. Wilko Johnson, guitarist of the band Feelgood, has died. Wilko Johnson, 75, refused chemotherapy after suffering from pancreatic cancer 10 years ago.
Wilko Johnson, who made a name for himself with his method of playing the guitar in the 1970s, later attracted attention with his performance in acting, passed away at the age of 75.
HE GAVE HIS LAST BREATH AT HOME
The sad news was given from Johnson’s social media account. It was stated that Johnson, who was declared dead on November 21, breathed his last at home.
MEMORIAL FOR ITS ROLE IN GAME OF THRONES
The famous musician was also engraved in the memories by playing the character of the king’s mute executioner, Ser Ilyn Payne, in the Game of Thrones series.
HE REJECTED CHEMOTHERAPY
Wilko Johnson, who was caught in the deadliest type of pancreatic cancer 10 years ago, was talked about when he refused the chemotherapy process. Johnson, who went on a farewell tour for his fans, told Radio 5 Live at the time, “The decision was pretty easy to make, chemotherapy couldn’t do more than prolong his life, I chose to enjoy health.”
HE WAS REMOVED 3 KGS OF TOURS FROM HIS BODY
After an 11-hour surgery in which his pancreas, spleen, stomach and part of his intestines were removed, it was announced that he had defeated cancer in 2014. A full 3-pound tumor had been removed from his body.