Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Carlos Ruiz Zafón's Death

Born (Birthday) September 25, 1964

Death Date June 19, 2020

Age of Death 55 years

Cause of Death Colon Cancer

Place of Death Los Angeles, California, United States

Profession Young Adult Author

The young adult author Carlos Ruiz Zafón died at the age of 55. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Spanish young adult fiction novelist whose novels include Las luces de septiembre and Marina. He published his debut adult novel, The Shadow of the Wind, in 2010.

He debuted with The Prince of Mist, which won the Edebe literary prize in 1993.

In 2011, he published The Prisoner of Heaven.

Personal Life

He was born in Barcelona.

His novel The Angel’s Game, sequel to The Shadow of the Wind, was translated by the daughter of poet Robert Graves, Lucia Graves.

How did Carlos Ruiz Zafón die?

Ruiz Zafón died of colorectal cancer in Los Angeles on 19 June 2020.