Aurel Vernescu’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

January 23, 1939

Death Date

Dec 1, 2008

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Bucharest, Romania



The canoer Aurel Vernescu died at the age of 69. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Romanian sprint canoer who competed in four Summer Olympics. He won a silver medal and two bronzes.

He won eleven medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, four of them golds.

He died from a cardiac insufficiency.

He was born and raised in Romania.

He and Anne-Laure Viard were both Olympic sprint canoers.