Carl Tausig’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 4, 1841

Death Date

Jul 17, 1871

Age of Death

29 years

Cause of Death

Typhoid Fever

Place of Death

Jul 17, 1871



The pianist Carl Tausig died at the age of 29. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Virtuoso who wasn’t an immediate hit with the critics of his day, but was eventually embraced for his technical prowess and intensity.

His first instructor was his father Aloys Tausig who was a pianist and composer and one of Sigismond Thalberg’s students.