Kenneth Clark – Cause of Death, Date of Death, and More!

Kenneth Clark died at age 79, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding novelist Kenneth Clark's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Remembered for Looking at Pictures (1960), Animals and Men (1977), and other popular books on the topics of art history and aesthetics, Clark is also notable as the producer, writer, and host of an internationally acclaimed BBC documentary series titled Civilisation.

After studying at Trinity College, Oxford, he became a curator at the Ashmolean Museum. In 1933, he was hired as the National Gallery’s youngest-ever director.

He published a 1977 autobiography titled The Other Half.

How did Kenneth Clark die?

Information about the death of Kenneth Clark
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death79 years
BirthdayJuly 13, 1903
Death dateMay 21, 1983
Place of deathHastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


"The great achievement of the Catholic Church lay in harmonizing, civilizing the deepest impulses of ordinary, ignorant people."

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"To hurry through the rise and fall of a fine, full sentence is like defying the role of time in human life."

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"All great civilizations, in their early stages, are based on success in war."

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"Opera, next to Gothic architecture, is one of the strangest inventions of Western man. It could not have been foreseen by any logical process."

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"Children who are treated as if they are uneducable almost invariably become uneducable."

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