Who founded HP?

Answer Hewlett Packard was founded in 1939 by Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard. The two men graduated from Stanford University together in 1934 as electrical engineers. Taking the advice of their professor, ... Read More »

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Who founded Baghdad, Iraq; when was it founded?

The city of Baghdad, Iraq, was founded by Caliph Al Mansur, who lived in the 8th century. There is evidence of civilizations in the area of Baghdad before this time, though not under the name Baghd... Read More »

When was UPS founded& by who?

UPS, or United Parcel Service, was officially founded in 1919. Its original name was the American Messenger Service and it was started by James "Jim" E. Casey in 1907. He was 19 years old when he ... Read More »

When was CVS founded?

According to the CVS website, the first Consumer Value Stores (CVS) store was opened during 1963 in Lowell, Massachusetts, under the guidance of founders Stanley and Sidney Goldstein and Ralph Hoag... Read More »

Who founded MGM?

In 1924, Marcus Loew, owner of the Loew's Theaters chain, was in search of studios to supply movies for his theaters. He purchased Metro Pictures Corporation, Goldwyn Pictures and Meyer Pictures. L... Read More »