Henry Miller’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 26, 1891

Death Date

Jun 7, 1980

Age of Death

88 years

Cause of Death

Circulatory Failure

Place of Death

Jun 7, 1980



The autobiographer Henry Miller died at the age of 88. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American author whose semi-autobiographical style broke new literary ground. His best-known works include Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, and The Rosy Crucifixion Trilogy.

He was married five times between 1917 and 1967 and fathered three children. His second wife, June Miller, was a colorful character who inspired The Rosy Crucifixion trilogy as well as characters in Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn.



“The man who is forever disturbed about the condition of humanity either has no problems of his own or has refused to face them.” (Henry Miller)


“The real leader has no need to lead – he is content to point the way.” (Henry Miller)


“The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.” (Henry Miller)


“The ordinary man is involved in action, the hero acts. An immense difference.” (Henry Miller)


“Chaos is the score upon which reality is written.” (Henry Miller)