Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz cause of death

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz's Death

Born (Birthday) July 1, 1646

Death Date November 14, 1716

Age of Death 70 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Philosopher

The philosopher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz died at the age of 70. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

German philosopher and mathematician who was an important figure in the history of mathematics and the history of philosophy due to his extensive work including his development of the infinitesimal calculus independent of Isaac Newton.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy in December 1662 from his father’s former university.

He was a life member of the Royal Society and the Berlin Academy of Sciences.

Personal Life

He was born to Friedrich Leibniz and Catharina Schmuck and never married.

He is known for developing the infinitesimal calculus independently of Isaac Newton.

How did Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz die?

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz died in Hanover on 14 November 1716 after a prolonged case of arthritis and gout.