…the less-lucrative Blue Network to Edward J. Noble, the millionaire maker of Life Savers candy, who initially renamed it the American Broadcasting System before settling on the name the American Broadcasting Company, Inc. (ABC). ABC was the smallest of the major radio networks and distinguished itself by hiring popular singer…
Edward Noble – How He Built An Empire Based on Candy In 1912, the Lifesavers candy was created by Clarence Crane in Ohio. It was not until 1913 when Noble bought the Lifesaver formula from Crane for a mere $2,900 and renamed it Pep-o-mint Lifesavers. The Lifesavers name came about because the candy looked like small flotation devices.
Edward John Noble (August 8, 1882 – December 28, 1958) was an American broadcasting and candy industrialist originally from Gouverneur, New York. He co-founded the Life Savers Corporation in 1913.
Bought National Broadcasting Company Blue (NBC Blue) in 1943 and renamed it American Broadcasting Company (ABC). He also founded the Edward J Noble Foundation in 1940.
- 8 Aug 1882, Gouverneur, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
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- 28 Dec 1958 (aged 76), Greens Farms, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
- August 8, 1882
Edward Noble passed away in Bakersfield, California. The obituary was featured in Bakersfield Californian on July 15, 2010.
- Bakersfield California
Noble Jr. Edward J. Noble Jr., MD, age 80, of Grove City, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 at Monterey Nursing Care Center. He was born on July 7, 1932 to the late Edward J. Noble Sr. and May Noble.
- Grove City Ohio
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