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Robert Abplanalp
Birth: Apr. 4, 1922
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 2003
Eastchester
Westchester County
New York, USA

Inventor, Industrialist. He turned the aerosol can into a household fixture. At the age of 27, while working as a machine shop operator, he perfected an inexpensive and reliable valve that could be mass-produced to spray perfume, insecticides and whipped cream. As an industrialist, he was an ally and confidant of President Richard M. Nixon. He lent Nixon the money to buy property in San Clemente, California for the "Second White House," and served as a trustee for the Nixon Library. (bio by: Ginny M) 

Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Hawthorne
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ginny M
Record added: Mar 20, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10644325
Robert Abplanalp
Added by: Lucy Caldarelli
 
Robert Abplanalp
Added by: Ginny M
 
Robert Abplanalp
Added by: Ginny M
 
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