Gertrude Chandler Warner’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 16, 1890

Death Date

Aug 30, 1979

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Aug 30, 1979


Children's Author

The children’s author Gertrude Chandler died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Creator of the popular children’s series The Boxcar Children, which was first published in 1924 and which, under different authorship, continued well into the 21st century.

She was born into a musical family and began learning the cello while she was young.