Stephen Hawking, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Physicist Stephen Hawking passed away at age 76; this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Stephen Hawking and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary physicist who became renowned for creating a cosmology that relied on the unification of the theory of relativity and quantum mechanics. His 1988 book A Brief History of Time stayed on the British Sunday Times best-sellers list for a record-breaking 237 weeks.

He married Jane Wilde in 1965, and after their divorce in 1991, married Elaine Mason in 1995. He had three children with Jane named Robert, Lucy, and Timothy. He had two younger sisters named Philippa and Mary and an adopted brother named Edward.

How did Stephen Hawking die?

Stephen Hawking's death was caused by Lou Gehrig's Disease.

Information about the death of Stephen Hawking
Cause of deathLou Gehrig's Disease
Age of death76 years
ProfessionPhysicist
BirthdayJanuary 8, 1942
Death dateMarch 14, 2018
Place of deathCambridge, United Kingdom
Place of burialWestminster Abbey, London, United Kingdom

Quotes by Stephen Hawking

I believe alien life is quite common in the universe, although intelligent life is less so. Some say it has yet to appear on planet Earth.

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With genetic engineering, we will be able to increase the complexity of our DNA, and improve the human race. But it will be a slow process, because one will have to wait about 18 years to see the effect of changes to the genetic code.

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I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.

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People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.

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When one’s expectations are reduced to zero, one really appreciates everything one does have.

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