Paul Allen Death Certificate Lists Septic Shock and Lymphoma as Cause of Death

Paul Allen

Died from Septic Shock, Lymphoma

According to Death Cert.

10/19/2018 2:38 PM PDT

EXCLUSIVE

Paul Allen‘s cause of death was the septic shock brought on by his battle with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma … TMZ has learned.

We obtained Allen’s death certificate, and it lists septic shock and immunosuppression as causes of death … but both were clearly the result of his cancer. According to the document … Allen died Monday at 12:35 PM at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle. 

The Microsoft cofounder had announced nearly 3 weeks ago his cancer had returned after 9 years of remission.

Allen owned the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trailblazers, and cofounded Microsoft with Bill Gates in 1975. His estimated net worth was north of $20 billion. Allen was never married and had no children. He was 65.

According to the death certificate, he opted to be buried instead of cremation.