How Robert Shea Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Robert Shea reached the respectable age of 61 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous novelist.

Biography - A Short Wiki

An American novelist and journalist, he co-authored the Illuminatus! fantasy trilogy with Robert Anton Wilson. Shea’s other works include Shike; All Things are Lights; The Saracen; and From No Man’s Land to Plaza del Lago.

Before beginning his fiction writing career, he wrote for Playboy magazine.

His final novel, Children of Earthmaker, remained unfinished at the time of his death.

He was married twice: first, to Yvonne Bremseth Shea, and later to writer Patricia Monaghan.

He and Cherith Baldry both wrote fantasy novels.

How did Robert Shea die?

Information about the death of Robert Shea
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death61 years
BirthdayFebruary 14, 1933
Death dateMarch 10, 1994
Place of deathOak Lawn, Illinois, United States
Place of burialN/A


Organized religion provides a model of the way all organizations, from the state down to the village garden club, end a price in terms of a member’s freedom of thought and action.

Robert Shea

But instead I usually say that, though it may surprise them, I too believe in the necessity of organization.

Robert Shea

Military organization, like religious organization, can be seen as a paradigm of organization in general.

Robert Shea

To reject even one major tenet of the religion or to violate one major rule of behavior is enough to get one kicked out – or worse.

Robert Shea

Anyone who seeks power wants absolute power.

Robert Shea