Richard Popkin’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 27, 1923

Death Date

Apr 14, 2005

Age of Death

81 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Apr 14, 2005



The philosopher Richard Popkin died at the age of 81. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Academic and philosopher who was remembered for his work on the subject of early modern anti-dogmatism and enlightenment philosophy.

He married his wife Juliet in 1944, and the couple had three children.

Richard Popkin spent his later years living in Pacific Palisades, California. He died of emphysema in Los Angeles in April 2005.