How David Fairchild Died: Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

David Fairchild reached the impressive age of 85 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous botanist.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Botanist who introduced to the U.S. thousands of new plants and crops like soybeans and nectarines.

He joined the U.S. Department of Agriculture in 1889 and was tasked with finding plants growing abroad that could be useful if cultivated within the U.S.

Altogether he brought some 200,000 plants to the U.S., including new varieties of cotton and wheat.

How did David Fairchild die?

Information about the death of David Fairchild
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death85 years
ProfessionBotanist
BirthdayApril 7, 1869
Death dateAugust 6, 1954
Place of deathCoconut Grove, Miami, Florida, United States
Place of burialN/A