Saturday, July 16, 2011
Frances Rappaport Horwich (born Frances Rappaport, 16 July 1907–22 July 2001) was the host of the popular children's television program Ding Dong School.
Horwich was born in Ottawa, Ohio. She earned her Master's degree in education from Columbia University and received her Doctorate at Northwestern University. She became the head of the department of education at Chicago's Roosevelt College.
Read Dr. Frances Horwich's obituary, free from the New York Times.