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Adolph B. Spreckels
Died when: 67 years 175 days
Star Sign: Capricorn
Adolph Bernard Spreckels (January 5, 1857 – June 28, 1924) was a California businessman who ran Spreckels Sugar Company and who donated the California Palace of the Legion of Honor art museum to the city of San Francisco in 1924. His wife Alma was called the "great grandmother of San Francisco". His 1912 Mansion is in Pacific Heights and is San Francisco Landmark #197.