# How did Gottfried Leibniz die?

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How did Gottfried Leibniz die?

## Gottfried Leibniz:

Gottfried Leibniz was a German mathematician and philosopher whose work contributed to rationalism and theology. Leibniz is best known as one of the founders of calculus along with Sir Isaac Newton.

## Answer and Explanation:

Leibniz died of illness and complications related to gout in 1716. He died in Hanover, Germany at the age of 70.

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Gottfried Leibniz: Biography & Contributions to Math

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