Neville Chamberlain (World Leader) Death – Age of Death and Cause of Death

Neville Chamberlain

The world leader Neville Chamberlain passed away at age 71, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1937 to 1940. He is best known for his foreign policy of appeasement, which facilitated Hitler’s rise to power before the UK became involved in World War II.

He was sent to the Bahamas to start a plantation but failed financially.

He signed the Munich Agreement in 1938, conceding the German-populated Sudetenland region of Czechoslovakia to Germany. He believed Adolf Hitler’s lie that his ambitions did not lie farther than this region.

How did Neville Chamberlain die?

Colon Cancer caused Neville Chamberlain's death in 1940.

Chamberlain died aged 71 on 9 November 1940 of cancer, six months after leaving the premiership.

Information about the death of Neville Chamberlain
Cause of deathColon Cancer
Age of death71 years
ProfessionWorld Leader
BirthdayMarch 18, 1869
Death dateNovember 9, 1940
Place of deathHeckfield, United Kingdom
Place of burialN/A


"We would fight not for the political future of a distant city, rather for principles whose destruction would ruin the possibility of peace and security for the peoples of the earth."

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"We should seek by all means in our power to avoid war, by analysing possible causes, by trying to remove them, by discussion in a spirit of collaboration and good will."

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"I believe it is peace in our time."

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"How horrible, fantastic, incredible, it is that we should be digging trenches and trying on gas-masks here because of a quarrel in a faraway country between people of whom we know nothing."

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"However much we may sympathize with a small nation confronted by a big and powerful neighbours, we cannot in all circumstances undertake to involve the whole British Empire in a war simply on her account."

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