Henry Philip Tappan’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 18, 1805

Death Date

Nov 15, 1881

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Nov 15, 1881

Profession

Teacher

The teacher Henry Philip died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known for his writings on educational philosophy — specifically, on a German public educational model that he particularly admired — this educational reformer served as first President of the University of Michigan from 1852 to 1863.

He grew up in a small village in New York in a family of Dutch and German descent. His marriage to Julia Livingston resulted in a son named John.