Charles Wilkes’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 3, 1798

Death Date

Feb 8, 1877

Age of Death

78 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Feb 8, 1877

Profession

Explorer

The explorer Charles Wilkes died at the age of 78. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Naval officer who explored the part of Antarctic that is now named after him.

His aunt who raised him was Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first American woman canonized a saint by the Catholic church.