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James W. Johnson

Johnson & Johnson Company

1910 - 1932

Healthcare

1910 b. 1856
male
EducationOneDegree
Undergraduate?
Personal
Born-Died1856 - 1932
BirthplacePennsylvania (PA)
RaceWhite
FatherFarmer / Rancher
Era - 1910

Johnson brought Band-Aid, an adhesive bandage, to the market. The product developed in 1920 soon became a standard in first-aid kits and one of the staples in the J&J family of products. James Johnson was also responsible for the early international expansion of J&J.