Frederick Sanger’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 13, 1918

Death Date

Nov 19, 2013

Age of Death

95 years

Cause of Death

Natural Causes

Place of Death

Nov 19, 2013



The biologist Frederick Sanger died at the age of 95. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

British biochemist who is the first scientist to win the Nobel Prize for Chemistry twice. He helped determine the base sequences in nucleic acids and the structure of proteins.

He had three children with his wife Margaret Joan Howe.



Scientific research is one of the most exciting and rewarding of occupations.


It was Neuberger who first taught me how to do research, both technically and as a way of life, and I owe much to him.


In this atmosphere I soon became interested in nucleic acids.


I and my colleagues here have been engaged in the pursuit of knowledge.


Initially I had intended to study medicine, but before going to University I had decided that I would be better suited to a career in which I could concentrate my activities and interests more on a single goal than appeared to be possible in my father’s profession.