Heinrich Heine Death Cause and Date

Heinrich Heine's Death

Born (Birthday) December 13, 1797

Death Date February 17, 1856

Age of Death 58 years

Cause of Death Lead Poisoning

Profession Poet

The poet Heinrich Heine died at the age of 58. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

German poet and author whose best-known works include Buch der Lieder, Die Heimkehr, Neuer Frühling, and Germany: A Winter’s Tale. Many of his early lyric poems were set to music as German art songs (Lieder).

He met an illiterate French girl named Crescence Eugenie Mirat in 1834. The two began living together and eventually married.

Quotes

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Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than by friction.

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If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.

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Oh, what lies there are in kisses.

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There are more fools in the world than there are people.

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Woman is at once apple and serpent.

Heinrich Heine Death Cause and Date