Fausto Coppi Death Cause and Date

Fausto Coppi's Death

Born (Birthday) September 15, 1919

Death Date January 2, 1960

Age of Death 40 years

Cause of Death Malaria

Profession Cyclist

The cyclist Fausto Coppi died at the age of 40. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary cyclist remembered for being a five-time Giro d’Italia winner and a two-time Tour de France winner. His greatness earned him the nickname “Il Campionissimo,” meaning “Champion of Champions,” in his native Italy.

His parents are Domenico Coppi and Angiolina Boveri.