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Olin, John Merrill

Born: 1892 AD
Died: 1982 AD, at 89 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen


1892 - Born on the 10th of November in Alton, lllinois.

1913 - He started his career as a chemical engineer for his father's Western Cartridge Company.

1944 - He became President of Olin Industries.

1954 - He became Chairman of the Board of the new corporation, named Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation.

1957 - He retired as Chairman of the Board to become Chairman of the Executive Committee.

1963 - He was elected as Honorary Chairman of the Board.

1982 - He died on the 8th of September.


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