Courtney Ryley Cooper’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 31, 1886

Death Date

Sep 29, 1940

Age of Death

53 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Sep 29, 1940



The novelist Courtney Ryley died at the age of 53. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

An American circus performer and author, he wrote such popular works as Here’s to Crime and Ten-Thousand Public Enemies. The latter work celebrates the FBI.

He committed suicide; the motivation for the act is still unclear.