Rudolf Virchow Death Cause and Date

Rudolf Virchow’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) October 13, 1821

Death Date September 5, 1902

Age of Death 80 years

Cause of Death Heart Failure

Profession Anthropologist

The anthropologist Rudolf Virchow died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

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German, doctor, anthropologist and biologist who is known as “the father of modern pathology.” In his career he discredited the scientific theory of Humorism, which postulated that humans had four distinct bodily fluids and that a deficiency of one had a great effect on a person’s health.

Rudolf’s parents were named Johanna Hesse and Carl Virchow.