John Maynard Keynes’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 5, 1883

Death Date

Apr 21, 1946

Age of Death

62 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack

Place of Death

Apr 21, 1946

Profession

Economist

The economist John Maynard died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

British economist and founder of modern macroeconomics whose ideas about the causes of business cycles are known as Keynesian economics. He was included in Time Magazine’s 1999 list of the 100 most important and influential people of the 20th century.

He married Russian ballet dancer Lydia Lopokova in 1925. His father was economist and lecturer, John Neville Keynes.

Quotes

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The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward.

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In the long run we are all dead.

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The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success. It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful. It is not just. It is not virtuous. And it doesn’t deliver the goods.

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The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.

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Successful investing is anticipating the anticipations of others.