Milton S. Hershey

Organization founder

1857 – 1945

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Who was Milton S. Hershey?

Milton Snavely Hershey was an American confectioner, philanthropist, and founder of The Hershey Chocolate Company and the "company town" of Hershey, Pennsylvania.

He was honored by the United States Postal Service September 13, 1995, with the issue of a 32ยข Great Americans series definitive postage stamp.

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Born
Sep 13, 1857
Derry Township
Also known as
  • Milton Snavely Hershey
  • Milton ershey
Parents
Nationality
  • United States of America
Employment
  • The Hershey Company
Lived in
  • Lancaster
Died
Oct 13, 1945
Hershey

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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