Max Ophuls – Cause of Death, Age, Date, and Facts

The director Max Ophuls passed away at age 54, 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 Max Ophuls and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

German film director of Le Plaisir from 1952, which was nominated for an Academy Award.

He worked as an actor in theatre productions.

He was featured in a short poem written by actor James Mason.

He had a son with his wife Hildegard Wall.

He directed the film Letter from an Unknown Woman starring Joan Fontaine.

How did Max Ophuls die?

Max Ophuls' death was caused by rheumatic heart disease.

Ophüls died from rheumatic heart disease on 26 March 1957 in Hamburg, while shooting interiors on The Lovers of Montparnasse, and was buried in Le Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris.
Information about the death of Max Ophuls
Cause of deathRheumatic Heart Disease
Age of death54 years
Death dateMarch 25, 1957
Place of deathHamburg, Germany
Place of burialN/A