Barnum Brown’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 12, 1873

Death Date

Feb 5, 1963

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Feb 5, 1963



The paleontologist Barnum Brown died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Paleontologist who rose to prominence for discovering the first documented remains of Tyrannosaurus rex in 1902. He also helped acquire fossils for the American Museum of Natural History.

His second wife, Lilian Brown, wrote a book of memoirs titled I Married a Dinosaur about her life with him.