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Pemberton, John, 1831-1888

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Personal name headingPemberton, John, 1831-1888
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Birth date18310108
Death date18880816
Place of birthKnoxville, Ga.
Place of deathAtlanta, Ga.
Field of activityCola drinks
AffiliationCoca-Cola Company
Profession or occupationPharmacists Chemists
Found inLlanas, Sheila Griffin. John Pemberton, 2015: title page (John Pemberton)
Wikipedia, May 11, 2015 (John Stith Pemberton (July 8, 1831 - August 16, 1888) was an American pharmacist, and is best known for being the inventor of Coca-Cola. He was born in Knoxville, Ga., studied at the Reform Medical College in Macon, Ga., and served as a lieutenant colonel of the Confederate Army's 12th Cavalry Regiment, Georgia State Guard. He died in Atlanta, Ga. after selling his patent and remaining business shares to his partners.)
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