Simon Dunn’s death has shocked and devastated both fans and friends of his. On January 21, 2023 – 35-year-old Australian bobsledding team rugby player Simon was found dead at home in Sydney; it marks an unimaginably sad loss for sports industry as well as LGBTQ+ community who loved him for his strength, courage and activism.
How did Simon Dunn Die?
New South Wales Police issued a statement regarding Simon Dunn’s death that does not consider it suspicious; therefore it could be either natural causes or suicide as possible explanations for it. An autopsy will be conducted to ascertain exactly why this occurred.
Simon was a bobsledder for Australia and a professional rugby player. Known as an iconic figure within his country and with an enormous fan following, Simon advocated tirelessly for LGBTQ+ rights while using social media platforms as platforms to address pressing social issues.
Who Was Simon Dunn?
New South Wales Police received a call regarding Simon Dunn’s death at approximately 10 AM on January 21, 2023 and found his body inside an apartment on Crown Street in Surry Hills where he lived alone at the time of his passing away. They have initiated an investigation into its circumstances.
|Height / Weight||1.84 m / 99 kg|
|Died||January 21, 2023|
|Born||July 27, 1987|
|Age||35 years old|
|Born Place||Goulburn, Australia|
Simon Dunn Cause of His Demise?
As per the statement, Simon Dunn’s death is not being investigated as suspicious; no sign of wrongdoing was discovered at the scene; his cause of death could either be suicide or natural. Once autopsy results come in, Heath Thrope an Australian gymnast said many hearts will still grieve deeply over his loss and healing will take some time before beginning.
Simon Dunn Instagram
View this post on Instagram
Simon Dunn’s death is a tragic loss for the world of sports and the LGBTQ+ community. He was a true inspiration who defied stereotypes and left an impact on the world. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this difficult time.