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Ferrero Rocher founder dies

Michele Ferrero, the owner of Ferrero group, producing exquisite chocolate, Nutella paste and other sweets died at the age of 89.

Ferrero Rocher founder dies

Michele Ferrero, a billionaire and the owner of the world famous Italian confectionery corporation Ferrero died at home, in Italy. The man was at the age of 89. The creator of legendary sweets died as a result of long illness.

Michele Ferrero was famous for the creation of chocolate eggs Kinder Surprise, chocolates Ferrero Rocher, Nutella paste and Tic-Tac mints.

Currently, according to Forbes, the capital of Michele Ferrero and his family amounts to $ 23.4 billion. He also was the richest citizen of Italy and took the 30th place in the list of world's billionaires.

To date, the largest confectionery company in the world gives employment to more than 24 thousand people.