Gaston Leroux Death Cause and Date

Gaston Leroux's Death

Born (Birthday) May 6, 1868

Death Date April 15, 1927

Age of Death 58 years

Cause of Death Urinary Tract Infections (utis)

Profession Novelist

The novelist Gaston Leroux died at the age of 58. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

French mystery author who wrote The Phantom of the Opera (1910), which was later adapted into several stage and film productions. His other works include The Mystery of the Yellow Room (1907) and the Cheri Bibi series (1913-1926).

He was born in Paris and lived for a time in Normandy before returning to his birth city to study law. He married Jeanne Cayatte in 1917 and he had a daughter named Madeleine.