Albert Einstein – Cause of Death, Age of Death, and Other Facts!

Albert Einstein died at age 76, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding physicist Albert Einstein's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Iconic genius and legendary theoretical physicist who formulated the Theory of Relativity and the mass-energy equivalence formula. Born in Germany, he came to America when Hitler rose to power. He worked on the Manhattan Project, which developed the atomic bomb.

He failed to find a teaching job for two years, and worked as an assistant examiner for patent applications at the Federal Office for Intellectual Property in Bern.

During World War II his name was on a Nazi list of assassination targets, with a $5,000 bounty on his head.

How did Albert Einstein die?

Albert Einstein's death was caused by abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Information about the death of Albert Einstein
Cause of deathAbdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Age of death76 years
BirthdayMarch 14, 1879
Death dateApril 18, 1955
Place of deathPrinceton, New Jersey, United States
Place of burialN/A


"It is only to the individual that a soul is given."

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"The environment is everything that isn't me."

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"There is no logical way to the discovery of these elemental laws. There is only the way of intuition, which is helped by a feeling for the order lying behind the appearance."

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"A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy?"

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"Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty."

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