Isambard Kingdom Brunel cause of death

Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Death

Born (Birthday) April 9, 1806

Death Date September 15, 1859

Age of Death 53 years

Cause of Death Stroke

Profession Engineer

The engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel died at the age of 53. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

English mechanical and civil engineer who built the Great Western Railway and a series of steamships with various important bridges and tunnels.

He studied at Henri-Quatre until 1822 and then went on to study under the clockmaker, Abraham-Louis Breguet.

He was elected a Fellow of Royal Society in 1830.

Personal Life

He married Mary Elizabeth Horsley and had three children.

Kenneth Branagh portrayed him in a segment showing the Industrial Revolution during the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony.

How did Isambard Kingdom Brunel die?

15 September: Isambard Kingdom Brunel dies at his home aged 53 from a stroke. He is buried in the family vault at Kensal Green Cemetery, London.