Senator Joseph McCarthy (Politician) Death – Age of Death and Cause of Death

Senator Joseph McCarthy

The politician Senator Joseph McCarthy passed away at age 48, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Republican U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin who took advantage of Cold War tensions to bring about Communist witch hunts, which destroyed many people’s lives. He first rose to fame after an infamous 1950 speech in which he claimed to have a list of members of the Communist Party who were working in the State Department.

He left middle school briefly at age fourteen to assist his family’s farm.

After the activities of his House of Un-American Activities lost popularity the Senate voted to censure him.

How did Senator Joseph McCarthy die?

Information about the death of Senator Joseph McCarthy
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death48 years
BirthdayNovember 14, 1908
Death dateMay 2, 1957
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A