Death of Mildred Wirt Benson: Age, Cause of Death, Date of Death, What Really Happened!

Death of Mildred Wirt Benson

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Biography - A Short Wiki

Children’s author known for her work on the early Nancy Drew books. Writing under the pseudonym Carolyn Keene, she penned twenty-three Nancy Drew mysteries during the late 1920s, ’30s, and ’40s.

Her first husband, Asa Wirt, was an employee of the Associated Press. Her second husband, George A. Benson, also had a journalistic career, though his was with a Toledo, Ohio newspaper.

How did Mildred Wirt Benson die?

Children's Author Mildred Wirt Benson died in 2002, 96 years old. The cause of death was Lung Cancer.

Information about the death of Mildred Wirt Benson
Cause of deathLung Cancer
Age of death96 years
ProfessionChildren's Author
BirthdayJuly 10, 1905
Death dateMay 28, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A