Orville Redenbacher

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Orville Redenbacher
Redenbacher in 1979
Orville Clarence Redenbacher

(1907-07-16)July 16, 1907
DiedSeptember 19, 1995(1995-09-19) (aged 88)
Cause of deathDrowning
Alma materPurdue University
Spouse(s)Corinne Strate Redenbacher (1928–1971)
Nina Redenbacher (1971–1991)

Orville Clarence Redenbacher (July 16, 1907 – September 19, 1995) was an American businessman. He was 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. He was married to Nina Redenbacher from 1971 until her death in 1991.

Redenbacher died on September 19, 1995. He drowned after having a heart attack in the Jacuzzi in his Coronado, California home, aged 88.[1]

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  1. Thomas, Robert (September 21, 1995). "Orville Redenbacher, Famous For His Popcorn, Is Dead at 88". The New York Times. p. D20.

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