Leopold Mannes’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

December 26, 1899

Death Date

August 11, 1964

Age of Death

64 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Vineyard Haven, Tisbury, Massachusetts, United States



The entrepreneur Leopold Mannes died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Musician, chemist, and businessman who co-developed the Kodachrome film with Leopold Godowsky Jr.

He was a musician who specialized in the piano.

His invention Kodachrome was the first practical film and would be used by Kodak for close to a century.

His son married George Gershwin’s younger sister Frances.

He was a judge at the first Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.