Thomas Babington Macaulay’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 25, 1800

Death Date

Dec 28, 1859

Age of Death

59 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack

Place of Death

Dec 28, 1859

Profession

Historian

The historian Thomas Babington died at the age of 59. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

A prominent British politician of the 19th Century, he also wrote numerous influential historical works, including The History of England from the Accession of James II (1848). His nonfiction works are widely regarded as masterpieces of both history and literature.

He was one of several children born to Zachary Macaulay and Selena Mills. He neither married nor had children.

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The effect of violent dislike between groups has always created an indifference to the welfare and honor of the state.

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She thoroughly understands what no other Church has ever understood, how to deal with enthusiasts.

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The puritan hated bear baiting, not because it gave pain to the bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators.

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Men are never so likely to settle a question rightly as when they discuss it freely.

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There is surely no contradiction in saying that a certain section of the community may be quite competent to protect the persons and property of the rest, yet quite unfit to direct our opinions, or to superintend our private habits.