Duncan Hines

Duncan Hines

Birth
Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA
Death 15 Mar 1959 (aged 78)
Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 6249478 · View Source
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Businessman. He originally started out writing hospitality books on places to eat and hotel recommendations, and eventually became one of the most trusted name in the hospitality business. He was also featured on Mutual Radio Network and had a daily column in the local Newspaper in Bowling Green, Kentucky. In 1949, he began working as a public relations representative for Midwestern Food Co-op and later formed Hines-Park. This company began producing food products and began marketing the Duncan Hines brand name on these products which is still used today.

Bio by: Tim Crutchfield



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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 10 Mar 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6249478
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Duncan Hines (26 Mar 1880–15 Mar 1959), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6249478, citing Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .