Jacques Cousteau’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 11, 1910

Death Date

June 25, 1997

Age of Death

87 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack



The oceanographer Jacques Cousteau died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Oceanographer, explorer, conservationist, and filmmaker best known for his underwater documentary series. He uncovered the wreck of HMHS Britannic in 1976 and his TV series, The Cousteau Odyssey, ran on ABC from 1977 to 1982.

He married Simone Melchior on July 12, 1937 and had two sons: Jean-Michel and Philippe.