Godfrey Gao

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Gao.
Godfrey Gao
Godfrey Gao by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Gao in 2013
Born
Tsao Chih-hsiang (曹志翔)

(1984-09-22)22 September 1984
Died27 November 2019(2019-11-27) (aged 35)
NationalityTaiwanese-Canadian
Alma materCapilano University
OccupationActor, model
Years active2004–2019
Musical career
Also known asGodfrey Tsao
Gao Yixiang
Kao Yi-hsiang
Websitegodfreygao.com

Godfrey Gao (Chinese: 高以翔; pinyin: Gāo Yǐxiáng; 22 September 1984 – 27 November 2019) was a Taiwanese-Canadian model and actor. He was the first Asian model to appear in a campaign for Louis Vuitton. He was known for his roles as Magnus Bane in the 2013 movie version of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones and for his leading role in Chinese television series Remembering Lichuan.

Gao died of a heart attack while filming a movie in Ningbo, Zhejiang on 27 November 2019 at the age of 35.[1][2]

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  1. "浙江卫视《追我吧》确认35岁高以翔去世原因:心源性猝死" (in Chinese). 27 November 2019. Retrieved 27 November 2019.
  2. News, Taiwan. "Taiwanese-Canadian model dies from heart atta..." Taiwan News. Retrieved 27 November 2019.

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