Stephen Hawking’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

March 14, 2018

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death

Lou Gehrig's Disease



The physicist Stephen Hawking died at the age of 76 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary physicist who became renowned for creating a cosmology that relied on the unification of the theory of relativity and quantum mechanics. His 1988 book A Brief History of Time stayed on the British Sunday Times best-sellers list for a record-breaking 237 weeks.

He married Jane Wilde in 1965, and after their divorce in 1991, married Elaine Mason in 1995. He had three children with Jane named Robert, Lucy, and Timothy. He had two younger sisters named Philippa and Mary and an adopted brother named Edward.



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