Orville Redenbacher

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Orville Redenbacher

Redenbacher in 1979
Born Orville Clarence Redenbacher
July 16, 1907(1907-07-16)
Brazil, Indiana
Died September 19, 1995(1995-09-19) (aged 88)
Coronado, California
Cause of death Drowning
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Alma mater Purdue University
Occupation Entrepreneur
Spouse Corinne Strate Redenbacher (1928–1971)
Nina Redenbacher (1971–1991)

Orville Clarence Redenbacher (July 16, 1907 – September 19, 1995) was an American businessman most often associated with the brand of popcorn called Orville Redenbacher's.

Redenbacher was born on July 16, 1907 in Brazil, Indiana. He studied at Purdue University.

Redenbacher was married to Corinne Strate from 1928 until her death in 1971. Then he was married to Nina Redenbacher from 1971 until her death in 1991.

Redenbacher died on September 19, 1995 after drowning due to a heart attack he suffered in his jacuzzi in his Coronado, California home, aged 88. [1]

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