Grote Reber’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 22, 1911

Death Date

Dec 20, 2002

Age of Death

90 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Dec 20, 2002



The astronomer Grote Reber died at the age of 90. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American pioneer of radio astronomy whose 1937 radio antenna was the second ever to be used for astronomical purposes. His work caused an explosion of radio astronomy i the post-World War II era.

His father Schuuyler Reber owned a canning factory.