The novelist Harper Lee passed away at age 89, this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Harper Lee and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Southern American author who wrote the classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird. She was awarded the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom for her tremendous contribution to American literature and culture.
She was born Nelle Harper Lee in Monroeville, Alabama to Amasa Coleman Lee and Frances Cunningham Finch, and she grew up with four siblings. Her father, an attorney, once represented two African-American men who were accused of murdering a white man.
How did Harper Lee die?
Harper Lee's death was caused by stroke.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Age of death||89 years|
|Birthday||April 28, 1926|
|Death date||February 19, 2016|
|Place of death||Monroeville, Alabama, United States|
|Place of burial||Hillcrest, Penville and Baptist Cemetery, Monroeville, Alabama, United States|
Quotes by Harper Lee
The tradition of the South is not urban… I think we are a region of storytellers, naturally, just from our tribal instincts. We did not have the pleasures of the theater or the dance, motion pictures when they came along. We simply entertain each other by talking.Harper Lee
I’m a slow worker; I’m, I think, a steady worker.Harper Lee
Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.Harper Lee
It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived.Harper Lee
You’ve really got to start hitting the books because it’s no joke out here.Harper Lee