On this day 27th of June 1994, an educator and author, Augustus Taiwo “Tai” Solarin died. He was 74 years old.
Augustus Taiwo “Tai” Solarin (20 August 1922 – 27 June 1994) was a Nigerian educator and author. He established the famousMayflower School, Ikenne, Ogun State in 1956. In 1952, Solarin became the principal of Molusi College, Ijebu Igbo, a post he held till 1956 when he became the proprietor and principal of Mayflower School.