Heinz, H. J. (Henry John), 1844-1919

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Dates:
Birth 1844-10-11
Death 1919-05-14

Biographical notes:

Henry John Heinz (b. October 11, 1844, Birmingham, PA–d. May 14, 1919, Pittsburgh, PA) was the founded and President of the H. J. Heinz Company based in Pittsburgh, PA. H. J. Heinz Company was incorporated in 1905 and Heinz served as its first president. Under Heinz, the company was noted for fair treatment of workers and for pioneering safe and sanitary food preparation.

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Subjects:

  • Food industry and trade--Employees

Occupations:

  • Entrepreneurs

Places:

  • Pittsburg, PA, US
  • Pittsburg, PA, US