How Augustin-louis Cauchy Died: Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Augustin-louis Cauchy reached the respectable age of 67 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous mathematician.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pioneer in mathematical analysis who basically founded complex analysis singlehandedly, formulated and proved theorems in infinitesimal calculus, and rejected early mathematicians belief in the heuristic principal.

He studied civil engineering at Ecole des Ponts et Chaussees and landed a job as a junior engineer right out of college.

He dabbled in abstract algebra which led to the beginnings of permutation groups.

How did Augustin-louis Cauchy die?

Augustin-louis Cauchy's death was caused by Bronchial Infection.

Cauchy remained a professor at the university until his death at the age of 67. He received the Last Rites and died of a bronchial condition at 4 a.m. on 23 May 1857.

Information about the death of Augustin-louis Cauchy
Cause of deathBronchial Infection
Age of death67 years
ProfessionMathematician
BirthdayAugust 21, 1789
Death dateMay 23, 1857
Place of deathSceaux, France
Place of burialN/A