Cecile Dewitt-Morette’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

December 21, 1922

Death Date

May 8, 2017

Age of Death

94 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Austin, Texas, United States



The mathematician Cecile Dewitt-Morette died at the age of 94. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Mathematician and physicist who founded a summer school at Les Houches in the French Alps. She was awarded the American Society of the French Legion of Honor Medal in 2007. 

She studied math at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey.

She became a trustee in 1953 of the Gravity Research Foundation.

She had four children with her physicist husband Bryce DeWitt. 

She was influenced by Albert Einstein.