Joseph Dalton Hooker’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 30, 1817

Death Date

Dec 10, 1911

Age of Death

94 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Dec 10, 1911



The botanist Joseph Dalton died at the age of 94. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Close friend of Charles Darwin who was one of England’s most renowned botanists. Most notably he was the Director of the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, for twenty years.

He had four sons and three daughters with wife Frances Harriet Henslow.