May 27, 2008
J.R. Simplot, 99; Potato Magnate Invested Billions in Computer Chips

J.R. “Jack” Simplot, 99, who launched an agribusiness empire that supplied french fries to the McDonald’s fast-food chain and then used his billion-dollar fortune to invest in computer chips, died May 25 at his home in Boise, Idaho. Washington Post

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