Peter Cooper Hewitt Death Cause and Date

Peter Cooper's Death

Born (Birthday) February 12, 1791

Death Date August 25, 1921

Age of Death 60 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Inventor

The inventor Peter Cooper died at the age of 60. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Creator of the first mercury-vapor lamp, a brighter and more durable light source, which was in popular use for decades after. He also developed and tested an early hydrofoil and the mercury arc rectifier, the first rectifier.

He was born in New York City.