New study suggests that Edgar Allan Poe did not die drunk in a gutter in Baltimore, but rather had rabies; researcher, Dr R Michael Benitez.
An analysis of Edgar Allan Poe's behavior after being found One group of doctors believe Poe's death was actually caused by rabies, after.
Like his life's work, Edgar Allan Poe's death remains shrouded in mystery. his death have led many to speculate about the true cause of Poe's demise. . "a writer from Richmond" were clear: E.P. had succumbed to rabies.
The precise cause of Poe's death is disputed, but many theories exist. Many biographers have addressed the issue and.
When Edgar Allan Poe died in this town in , newspapers gave the cause of death as "congestion of the brain" and "cerebral inflammation,".
medical mysteries: What caused the death of writer Edgar Allan Poe on Poe died of rabies, contracted from an animal bite, probably a cat.
Edgar Allan Poe's death remains one of the great mysteries of American literature . Several theories about Poe's cause of death have emerged. suggested by a doctor at the University of Maryland, is that Poe may have died from rabies.