How Senator Joseph McCarthy Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Senator Joseph McCarthy reached the not so modest age of 48 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous politician.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Republican U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin who took advantage of Cold War tensions to bring about Communist witch hunts, which destroyed many people’s lives. He first rose to fame after an infamous 1950 speech in which he claimed to have a list of members of the Communist Party who were working in the State Department.

He left middle school briefly at age fourteen to assist his family’s farm.

After the activities of his House of Un-American Activities lost popularity the Senate voted to censure him.

How did Senator Joseph McCarthy die?

Information about the death of Senator Joseph McCarthy
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death48 years
BirthdayNovember 14, 1908
Death dateMay 2, 1957
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A