How Did Christopher Hitchens Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Christopher Hitchens death

The novelist Christopher Hitchens passed away at age 62, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Widely published author who harshly critiqued religion, Mother Teresa, Bill and Hillary Clinton, and Henry Kissinger.

He had two children, Alexander and Sophia, with his first wife Eleni Meleagrou.

How did Christopher Hitchens die?

Pneumonia caused Christopher Hitchens' death in 2011.

Information about the death of Christopher Hitchens
Cause of deathPneumonia
Age of death62 years
BirthdayApril 13, 1949
Death dateDecember 15, 2011
Place of deathHouston, Texas, United States
Place of burialDonated to Medical Science


It doesn’t take much to make me angry.

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In one way, I suppose, I have been ‘in denial’ for some time, knowingly burning the candle at both ends and finding that it often gives a lovely light.

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What can be asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence.

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My own view is that this planet is used as a penal colony, lunatic asylum and dumping ground by a superior civilisation, to get rid of the undesirable and unfit. I can’t prove it, but you can’t disprove it either.

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The fact is: It’s true what they say about the United States. It is a land of opportunity. It is too various to get bored with it.

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