James Southerton’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 16, 1827

Death Date

Jun 16, 1880

Age of Death

52 years

Cause of Death

Pleurisy

Place of Death

Jun 16, 1880

Profession

Cricket Player

The cricket player James Southerton died at the age of 52. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

The world’s first test cricketer to die, he was considered one of the greatest slow bowlers of his era.

He was born in Petworth, Sussex, and died in Mitcham, Surrey.