Canadian engineer, professor and authorDied when: 79 years 77 days (950 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Charles Hershfield, B.Sc., M.A.Sc, F.E.I.C, P.Eng. (1910–1990) was widely recognized by the engineering community and known for his innovative structural engineering solutions, as a senior assistant engineer and lieutenant with the Department of National Defense, a professor at the University of Toronto, as co-founder of the North American firm Morrison Hershfield, and as a prolific author.
He was a lifelong advocate of education and the engineering profession.