20 Things Turning 100 in 2020

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Haribo, the company that would go on to create its iconic gummy bears, was also founded in 1920.

The candy company was created by Hans Riegel on December 13, 1920 in Bonn, Germany. The company’s name, Haribo, comes from the first two letters of his first and last name, plus the first two letters of Bonn.

Two years later, Riegel created the first gummy bear, originally called the Dancing Bear.

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4 Comments

  1. Barney cooley says

    Judge Judy, too. Congrats @100??

  2. Berni cotton says

    They say Judge Judy, has spent 100 years on the air. Also, it has been said she is turning 100years old. Both can’t be true. Only one is true !

  3. Robert Hutchison says

    This is personal but Liberty County in Montana was established in 1920!

  4. debbie williams says

    i have learned so many things . i really enjoy life in photos. i am amazed at a lot of the photos.

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