JM Barrie’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 9, 1860

Death Date

Jun 19, 1937

Age of Death

77 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Jun 19, 1937


Children's Author

The children’s author JM Barrie died at the age of 77. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Scottish author and dramatist who created the acclaimed children’s story, Peter Pan. His other literary works include The Admirable Crichton and The Little White Bird.

He was one of ten children born in Angus, Scotland to David Barrie and Margaret Ogilvy. In 1894, he married Mary Ansell; the couple divorced in July of 1909 after Barrie discovered Ansell’s affair.