MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Hy Berman, a longtime University of Minnesota history professor, has died at the age of 90.

Berman taught at the U of M for 43 years. He taught his last class in 2004 at the age of 79.

Berman also gained fame for being a TV political commentator. He made frequent appearances on WCCO’s Good Question.

Berman’s funeral is Thursday at eleven at Temple Israel in Minneapolis.