|Birth Day||February 26, 1866|
|Age||153 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Oct 15, 1930 (age 64)|
Founder of the Dow Chemical Company. He made a fortune with a novel method to extract bromine.
He found a way to greatly improve the process of distilling bromine.
He found a market for his large magnesium stores in the creation of lightweight car and airplane parts.
He was born in Belleville, Ontario, Canada.