Charles Goodyear (Entrepreneur) Death – Age of Death and Cause of Death

Charles Goodyear Died

The entrepreneur Charles Goodyear passed away at age 59, not too shabby.

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Invented a way to vulcanize rubber in 1839, which he developed on an ongoing basis through 1844 when he finally patented the idea.

He owned and operated a hardware store in Philadelphia.

His discovery of vulcanized rubber was the result of an accident. It was discovered that the Mesoamericans used a similar process around 1600 B.C.

How did Charles Goodyear die?

Information about the death of Charles Goodyear
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death59 years
BirthdayDecember 29, 1800
Death dateJuly 1, 1860
Place of deathNew York, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


"I am not disposed to complain that I have planted and others have gathered the fruits."

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"A man has cause for regret only when he sows and no one reaps."

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"Life should not be estimated exclusively by the standard of dollars and cents."

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