CW Post

About CW Post

Birth Day: October 26, 1854
Birth Place: Springfield, IL
Died On: May 9, 1914 (age 59)
Birth Sign: Scorpio

CW Post Net Worth

CW Post was bornon October 26, 1854 in Springfield, IL. Creator of the Post brand cereals Grape Nuts, Corn Flakes, and others.
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💰 Net worth: 33 million

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About

Creator of the Post brand cereals Grape Nuts, Corn Flakes, and others.

Before Fame

He attended Illinois Industrial University but did not graduate. Before making his fortune, he tried farming and real estate, but left because of stress and overwork.

Trivia

He opposed the trade union movement and was not fondly remembered by the National Association of Manufacturers.

Family Life

He was married to Leila Young from 1904 until his death in 1914. He had one daughter, Marjorie Merriweather Post, in 1887.

Associated With

He grew up in Springfield, Illinois, the same town where then-president Abraham Lincoln spent his boyhood.