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Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel
Birth: Apr. 21, 1782
Death: Jun. 21, 1852

Educator. Creator of the Kindergarten System. In 1837 he founded the Play and Activity Institute in Bad Blankenburg, Germany, changing its name to the Kindergarten ("Children's Garden") in 1840. Froebel was one of the first to use systematized play as a method to stimulate learning among the very young. (bio by: Tom Denardo) 
 
Burial:
Friedhof Schweina
Schweina
Wartburgkreis
Thüringen, Germany
Plot: village of Schweina
 
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Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Jul 15, 2006
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Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
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