William Black

William Black

Birth
Death 1983 (aged 79–80)
Burial Non-Cemetery Burial, Specifically: burial unknown
Memorial ID 28198782 · View Source
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Founder of Chock full O Nuts Coffee.In 1926 He ran a coffee stand in New York City and created an empire of coffee excellance. Mr. William Black was also the founder of the Parkinson's Disease Foundation in 1957. He granted a very generous donation to fund a new medical research building at Columbia University. His wife page Morton Black sang the chock full O Nuts jingle. He died from cancer


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  • Created by: AMMNY
  • Added: 11 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28198782
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Black (1903–1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28198782, ; Maintained by AMMNY (contributor 46839179) Non-Cemetery Burial, who reports a burial unknown.