Adolf Dassler

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Adolf Dassler
Born (1900-11-03)3 November 1900
Herzogenaurach, Kingdom of Bavaria, German Empire[1]
Died 6 September 1978(1978-09-06) (aged 77)
Herzogenaurach, West Germany
Nationality German
Other names Adi
Occupation Entrepreneur
Known for Founder of Adidas

Adolf "Adi" Dassler (3 November 1900 – 6 September 1978) was a German businessman and entrepreneur. He was born in Herzogenaurach. He started the sportswear company Adidas.[2]

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  1. Brennan, Carole (2002-01-29). "Adidas". St James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture. http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_g1epc/is_tov/ai_2419100006. Retrieved 2008-07-14.
  2. Kirschbaum, Erik (2005-11-08). "How Adidas and Puma were born". The Journal. http://in.rediff.com/sports/2005/nov/08adi.htm. Retrieved 2008-07-14.

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