Poet

Johan Herman Wessel, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The poet Johan Herman Wessel passed away at age 43, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Johan Herman Wessel and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Norwegian-Danish poet and playwright who is best known for his eighteenth-century satirical works. He is perhaps most famous for Smeden og Bageren (The Smith and the Baker) and Hundemordet (The Dog Murder).

He was a member of The Norwegian Society, a Copenhagen-based literary club.

He mastered the genre of the epigram.

How did Johan Herman Wessel die?

Information about the death of Johan Herman Wessel
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death43 years
ProfessionPoet
BirthdayOctober 6, 1742
Death dateDecember 29, 1785
Place of deathCopenhagen, Denmark
Place of burialN/A