Ignaz Semmelweis Death Cause and Date

Ignaz Semmelweis' Death

Born (Birthday) July 1, 1818

Death Date August 13, 1865

Age of Death 47 years

Cause of Death Sepsis

Profession Doctor

The doctor Ignaz Semmelweis died at the age of 47. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pioneer in the use of antiseptics during childbirth to cut down the rate of infant and mother death.

His parents, Josef and Teresia Müller Semmelweis, ran a successful grocery business.