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John A. Kimberly

Kimberly-Clark Corporation

1880 - 1928

Wood, Paper & Forestry

pre-1900 b. 1836
Born-Died1836 - 1928
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - pre-1900

Kimberly built one of the largest manufacturers of pulp and paper products in the world. His company introduced two big sellers, which are widely sold today – a sanitary napkin (“Kotex”) and a disposable handkerchief (“Kleenex”).