John Bosco Death Cause and Date

John Bosco's Death

Born (Birthday) August 16, 1815

Death Date January 31, 1888

Age of Death 72 years

Cause of Death Acute Bronchitis

Profession Religious Leader

The religious leader John Bosco died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known best as Don Bosco and remembered for his humanitarian and educational reform work on behalf of children and teenagers in need, this 19th-century Roman Catholic Priest founded such Italian charitable organizations as the Salesians of Don Bosco and the Association of Salesian Cooperators.

He and his brothers Giuseppe and Antonio were born in the town of Becchi, Italy, to Margherita Occhiena and Francesco Bosco.