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Henry John Heinz

Founder of Heinz Henry John Heinz

Profession: Founder of Heinz

United States of America

Biography: Founded the H. J. Heinz Company. Heinz Field, which is the home of the Pittsburgh Steelers NFL team, is named in his honour.

Born: October 11, 1844
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Star Sign: Libra

Died: May 14, 1919 (aged 74)
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

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