Gudrun Wagner

 

 

 

Age: 63

 

Summary: wife of opera composer Richard Wagner's grandson Wolfgang Wagner who had assisted her husband for years in leading the annual Bayreuth, Germany opera festival as the composer's descendants had been fighting to take control of the annual music festival when the 88-year-old grandson steps down after he had long insisted that his wife was the only person capable of taking over his position as festival director.

 

 

Cause of Death: After surgery

 

Born: June 15, 1944

 

Died: November 28, 2007

 

Location: Bayreuth, Germany