Lionel Johnson Death Cause and Date

Lionel Johnson's Death

Born (Birthday) March 15, 1867

Death Date October 4, 1902

Age of Death 35 years

Cause of Death Stroke

Profession Poet

The poet Lionel Johnson died at the age of 35. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

British poet, author, and critic whose works include The Dark Angel and Ireland and Other Poems. He was a member of the Rhymers’ Club, a late eighteenth and early nineteenth-century group of London poets.

He lived a lonely life in London and struggled with alcoholism. His troubles may have stemmed from his repression of his homosexuality.