Edvard Grieg Death Cause and Date

Edvard Grieg's Death

Born (Birthday) June 15, 1843

Death Date September 4, 1907

Age of Death 64 years

Cause of Death Heart Failure

Profession Composer

The composer Edvard Grieg died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Leading composer of the Romantic era. His repertoire is still used today. He was known for bringing Norwegian folk music to the world.

His father Alexander worked as a merchant and vice consul in Bergen. His mother Gesine Judithe Hagerup was a music teacher and politician Edvard Hagerup’s daughter.

Quotes

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Artists like Bach and Beethoven erected churches and temples on the heights. I only wanted… to build dwellings for men in which they might feel happy and at home.

Edvard Grieg Death Cause and Date
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Suddenly a mist fell from my eyes and I knew the way I had to take.

Edvard Grieg Death Cause and Date