Ellen Raskin’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 13, 1928

Death Date

Aug 8, 1984

Age of Death

56 years

Cause of Death

Connective Tissue Disease

Place of Death

Aug 8, 1984


Children's Author

The children’s author Ellen Raskin died at the age of 56. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Award-winning American children’s book author and illustrator who is best known for her novel The Westing Game, published in 1978. She illustrated over 28 books between 1956 and 1970.

She married Dennis Flanagan, the editor of Scientific American, in 1965.