Agatha Christie’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 15, 1890

Death Date

Jan 12, 1976

Age of Death

85 years

Cause of Death

Natural Causes

Place of Death

Jan 12, 1976



The novelist Agatha Christie died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Considered the “Queen of Crime,” this British mystery writer became known for works such as Murder on the Orient Express and The Mousetrap. She was the 1955 recipient of the Mystery Writers of America’s Grand Master Award.

She had one daughter, Rosalind, with her first husband, Archibald Christie. She later married archaeologist Max Mallowan.



“One doesn’t recognize the really important moments in one’s life until it’s too late.” (Agatha Christie)


“The happy people are failures because they are on such good terms with themselves they don’t give a damn.” (Agatha Christie)


“I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.” (Agatha Christie)


“Everything that has existed, lingers in the Eternity.” (Agatha Christie)


“Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.” (Agatha Christie)