Stanley Kaplan

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: founder of the U.S.'s first test preparation company who started Stanley H. Kaplan Educational Centers Ltd. from his parents' Brooklyn home in 1938 to help students with SAT and other admissions tests, in which it later became a chain of over 100 centers nationally.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: May 24, 1919

 

Died: August 23, 2009

 

Location: New York City, New York