Richard Feynman’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 11, 1918

Death Date

Feb 15, 1988

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death

Abdominal Cancer

Place of Death

Feb 15, 1988



The physicist Richard Feynman died at the age of 69. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American theoretical physicist who worked on electrodynamics and contributed to the development of the atomic bomb as a part of the Manhattan Project. He received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1965 for his work in developing quantum electrodynamics.

His father encouraged both him and his sister, who also became a physicist, to challenge conventional wisdom.