|Birth Day||January 8, 1889|
|Age||130 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jul 3, 1961 (age 72)|
In the late 1920s, this Nebraska-based Inventor came up with the recipe for a popular powdered beverage that he named Kool-Ade and that eventually became known as Kool-Aid.
In his early adulthood years, he launched the Onor-Maid line of mail order items, which included a popular powdered liquid product called Fruit-Smack that was similar to Kool-Aid.
He made philanthropic contributions to the Perkins Library, the Perkins Recital Hall, and several other Nebraska cultural institutions.