Asa Griggs Candler

By: Alana Mujahid

Who are the and what are the famous for?

Asa Candler was a aspiring entrepreneur. Also he was the founder of Coke A Cola. Some of there products include Coke, Sprite, Fanta, Minute Maid and many more. At first he was a drug store clerk but soon after he started manufacturing patent medicines. In 1888 his life took a took a turn when he went to a soda fountain looking for a cure for a headache .The tonic he got changed his life. He bought the Coke A Cola company and spent the next ten years trying to turn the tonic into a nation wide phenomenon.

History of thier life?

Asa was born on December 30, 1851 in Rome, Georgia.

Asa refused to go to college. Asa parents were Samuel Candler and Martha Candler .Candler died on 12th March 1929 and is buried in southwest Atlanta. Asa has lots of siblings including Milton , Ezekiel , Noble David , Florence , Sarah , William , Elizabeth , Samuel , Warren, and John Candler.

Net Worth

Coke a colas net worth $74.8 billion.

The amount of sales coke has is 1.9 billion globally There are no new coke products


Philanthropy

The University of Colorado's medical school is giving back a $1 million donation from Coca-Cola, which was granted to support a group of scientists researching obesity. Coca-Cola spends millions of dollars funding search that says soda is just fine .

Fun Facts

The iconic American brand is recognized instantly around the globe and sold in more than 200 countries.