Milton Hershey Caleb Klein


  • Consumer Goods

Innovative Idea

  • Believed in making happiness accessible to all


  • Born on September 13, 1857
  • Died on October 13, 1945
  • He left school at the age of 14 to start an opportunity in apprenticeship
  • Started his first company in 1876
  • His business is Hershey Chocolate Company

Character Traits

  • Confident
  • Kind
  • Fair

Famous Quote

  • " One must have a reasonable optimism. It is the force that makes the world go." - Milton Hershey

Interesting Facts

  • His middle name was Snavely
  • He went bankrupt twice

Impacted My Life

  • The chocolate is great

Works Cited

  • "Milton S. Hershey." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, n.d. Web. 07 Dec. 2016.
  • "100 Sweet Facts About Hershey | Milton S. Hershey." Inside Hershey. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Dec. 2016.

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