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Orville Redenbacher

Born: 1907-07-16 - Died: 1995-09-19
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Death Summary: Redenbacher drowned in a jacuzzi in his condo in Coronado, California after suffering a heart attack. He was 88 years old when it happened.

He was cremated and his ashes were scattered in the sea. For years after his death, the company has continued to sell products using old footage of Orville from oldtime commercials.

Who was Orville Redenbacher : Orville Redenbacher is the face of the most popular brand of popcorn in the United States. After graduating from Purdue University and hitting it big with fertilizer, he and his partner Charlie Bowman bought a seed corn plant near Valparaiso, Indiana and the rest is history.

To this day, the Redenbacher brand of popcorn is the biggest selling brand in the U.S.
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9 Signatures in Orville Redenbacher's guestbook

  1. Tanisha Zinnerman Says:

    your popcorn is the bomb. i love it so much. your popcorn is the only one i can really chew up and swallow with no problems. im glad you made popcorn. R.I.P i love you

  2. Huuuuu Says:

    Whenever im baked i make some orville movie theatre butter and it is soooo good

  3. connor the angry drunken giant Says:

    do u have a twin myspace.com/superawsome3

  4. tyler Says:

    WTF is myspace.com/superawsome3….

    wait, i dont even wanna know

  5. nathalie Says:

    so i’m pretty sure this guy is a legend. just saying.

  6. bryanna Says:

    r.i.p orville redenbacher he was the king of popcorn and i,ll eat your hand if you protest

  7. Your Mother Is A Whore Says:

    damn good popcorn.

  8. jocelyn Says:

    your popcorn is soooooooooo good every time im hungry i eat your popcorn and in fact im eating it right now

  9. jocelyn Says:

    im eating your popcorn right now its soooooo good and i love your popcorn thank you for making it whenever im hungry i eat it

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