Istvan Szechenyi Death Cause and Date

Istvan Szechenyi's Death

Born (Birthday) September 21, 1791

Death Date April 8, 1860

Age of Death 68 years

Cause of Death Suicide

Profession Politician

The politician Istvan Szechenyi died at the age of 68. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

One of the most respected political figures in Hungary’s history, the Austrian-born Szechenyi held office as Hungarian Minister of Public Works and Transport and significantly modernized and reformed culture, economics, and politics in Hungary.

In his mid forties, he married a countess named Crescence Seilern. The couple had several children, including a son named Bela.