William T. Young

W.T. Young Foods, Overbrook Farm
In 1946, William T. Young founded W.T. Young Foods, Inc which created Big Top Peanut Butter. In 1955, he sold it to Proctor & Gamble, and it is now known by the name Jif. In 1972 Young established Overbrook Farm. He was a prominent owner and breeder of thoroughbreds including Kentucky Derby and Breeders Cup winners.


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