Biography - A Short Wiki
English plumber who gave the world modern bathroom fixtures, but did not invent the flush toilet.
He set up his own plumbing shop after finishing his apprenticeship with his brother George, a master plumber in Chelsea.
He invented the ballcock, the mechanism for filling water tanks.
How did Thomas Crapper die?
Thomas Crapper's death was caused by colon cancer.
Crapper’s death certificate records that he died from colon cancer.
|Cause of death||Colon Cancer|
|Age of death||73 years|
|Birthday||September 28, 1836|
|Death date||January 27, 1910|
|Place of death||Anerley, London, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|