How Did James Starley Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

James Starley

The entrepreneur James Starley passed away at age 50, not too shabby.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Considered the founder of the bicycle industry, he was among the first and most successful producers, innovators, and sellers of the new vehicle.

He was a prolific inventor from his earliest days. He developed a window blind controllable with a single string, a bassinet that could soothe the most colicky baby, and improved sewing machines.

He immediately saw room for improvement after the introduction of the new French velocipede invention. He built a version with lighter wheels, later creating the patented cross-spoke method.

How did James Starley die?

Information about the death of James Starley
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death50 years
ProfessionEntrepreneur
BirthdayApril 21, 1831
Death dateJune 17, 1881
Place of deathCoventry, United Kingdom
Place of burialN/A