Herman Wouk’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 27, 1915

Death Date

May 18, 2019

Age of Death

103 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

May 18, 2019



The novelist Herman Wouk died at the age of 103. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pulitzer Prize-winning author of War and Remembrance, The Caine Mutiny, and other historical novels. He is also known for plays such as Nature’s Way and The Traitor. His novel, Aurora Dawn, was a Book of the Month Club selection in 1947.

He was born in New York City to Jewish-Russian immigrant parents. He married Sarah Brown in 1945; the couple had three sons.



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