Johann Strauss II Death Cause and Date

Johann Strauss' Death

Born (Birthday) Oct 25, 1825

Death Date June 3, 1899

Age of Death 73 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Composer

The composer Johann Strauss died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Nicknamed The Waltz King, he was an Austrian composer who created over 500 works, mainly comprised of dance music and operettas. In 1888, the Sultan of Turkey bestowed upon him the Order of the Medjidieh.

His father was the revered composer Johann Strauss I. He married his third wife Adele Deutsch in 1882. He made an agreement with his brother to have most of his original work destroyed after his death.