Clarence Birdseye Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Net Worth

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Clarence Birdseye

Last Updated: 29 Apr, 2024 | Views: 462

Age: 69

Profession: Inventor

Other Profession(s): Entrepreneur, Naturalist

Famous For: Establishing The Modern Frozen Food Industry

Higher Education: Graduated

Clarence Birdseye Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
09 Dec, 1886 (69 Years 09 Months 28 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District

Birth Sign


Died on
07 Oct, 1956

Cause of Death
Heart Attack

Clarence Birdseye Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Clarence Birdseye, a well-known American businessman and inventor was born in New York. Birdseye was a naturalist, inventor, and businessman. He was the sixth child to be born to Clarence Frank Birdseye and Ada Jane Underwood. Since he was a young boy, Birdseye has been fascinated with science and taxidermy. He relocated to the Montclair neighborhood of New Jersey when he was 14. He received his diploma from Essex's Montclair High School. During a trip to the United States, Birdseye wed Eleanor Gannett in 1915. The couple had four kids. Henry Stinson Birdseye, Ruth Birdseye, Eleanor Birdseye, and Kellogg Gannett Birdseye were among them.

Clarence Birdseye Career:

In 1912, Birdseye set off on a 5 fur-trading journey along Canada's Labrador Peninsula.

He was fascinated by their rapid freeze method, which required ice, wind, and frigid temperatures to freeze newly caught fish quickly.

The quick freezing procedure raised questions in Birdseye's scientific mind about how it would affect other items, such as fresh vegetables. He started experimenting with food freezing at this time and ultimately decided to start a business with the knowledge he had gained.

In 1910 and 1911, he also collaborated with entomology Willard Von Orsdel King.

Because there was no demand for the goods, his company filed for bankruptcy in 1924. He created a brand-new technique for economically sensible quick-freezing that same year.

Clarence Birdseye Achievements and Awards:

The frozen products were distributed across the country by train using refrigerated boxcars that Birdseye's business started renting in 1944.

Birdseye is now focused on marketing. In 1930, he researched refrigerated grocery display cabinets, and in 1934, he established a joint venture to produce them.

Clarence Birdseye Unknown facts:

Birdseye was cremated, and his parts were spread in the ocean not far from Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Clarence Birdseye Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet & Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 Kg
In Pounds 154 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Clarence Birdseye Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Clarence Frank Birdseye I

Mother's Name
Ada Jane Underwood


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