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Henry J. Heinz

H. J. Heinz Company

1905 - 1919

Food & Tobacco

1900 b. 1844
male
Personal
Born-Died1844 - 1919
BirthplacePennsylvania (PA)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1900

Heinz, who started peddling his homegrown produce when he was 8, entered the twentieth century as the nationís largest producer of pickles, vinegar, ketchup and mustard. He was considered an advertising and merchandising genius and received many awards for his model factories.