How Did Eli Lilly Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Eli Lilly Died

The pharmacologist Eli Lilly passed away at age 59, not too shabby.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Founder of Eli Lilly and Company, the first pharmaceutical organization to mass-produce penicillin. His chain of pharmacies eventually sold products in over one hundred countries.

He enlisted in the Union Army during the Civil War, eventually rising to the rank of Colonel and commanding a cavalry unit.

He pioneered the idea of drug prescriptions and was one of the first pharmacists to only give addictive or dangerous medications to people who had first consulted with a physician.

How did Eli Lilly die?

Information about the death of Eli Lilly
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death59 years
ProfessionPharmacologist
BirthdayJuly 8, 1838
Death dateJune 6, 1898
Place of deathIndianapolis, Indiana, United States
Place of burialN/A