Eduard Buchner’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 20, 1860

Death Date

Aug 13, 1917

Age of Death

57 years



The chemist Eduard Buchner died at the age of 57. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

A German chemist who is best known for his work with cell-free sugar fermentation. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his important work in 1907.

He married Lotte Stahl in 1900.



If fruit juices or sugar solutions are left to stand in the open air, they show after a few days the processes which are covered by the name of fermentation phenomena.


We are seeing the cells of plants and animals more and more clearly as chemical factories, where the various products are manufactured in separate workshops.


As is known, the sugar molecule as it passes through lactic acid can easily be split by purely chemical means.


We allowed ourselves to become particularly interested in research into the appearance of intermediate products of sugar decomposition during cell-free fermentation.