Henry Moseley’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

November 23, 1887

Death Date

Aug 10, 1915

Age of Death

27 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey



The physicist Henry Moseley died at the age of 27. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Physicist best known for his advancements in science regarding the atomic number. His law advanced nuclear physics and quantum physics by providing a real example of a previously unproven theory. 

In 1906, he earned his Bachelor’s degree from Trinity College.

He was a demonstrator of physics at the University of Manchester. He was offered a graduate research assistant position at the school but turned it down. 

His parents’ names were Henry Nottidge Moseley and Anabel Gwyn Jeffreys Moseley.

He worked with concepts established by famous physicist Niels Bohr.