Albert Hofmann’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 11, 1906

Death Date

Apr 29, 2008

Age of Death

102 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack



The psychiatrist Albert Hofmann died at the age of 102. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Swiss scientist who was the first person to synthesize, ingest, and learn of the psychedelic effects of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD). He wrote numerous books including LSD: My Problem Child.

His father Adolf Hoffman was a factory worker.

He was 102. The cause was a heart attack, said Rick Doblin, founder and president of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, a California-based group that in 2005 republished Dr.



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After some time, with my eyes closed, I began to enjoy this wonderful play of colors and forms, which it really was a pleasure to observe. Then I went to sleep and the next day I was fine. I felt quite fresh, like a newborn.