Max Perutz’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 19, 1914

Death Date

Feb 6, 2002

Age of Death

87 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Feb 6, 2002



The biologist Max Perutz died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

A molecular biologist, who won the 1962 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his study of the structures of hemoglobin. He also won the Royal Medal of the Royal Society in 1971 and the Copley Medal in 1979.

He had two children with his wife Gisela Clara Peiser, who he married in 1942.