Procter Events in History

2012 Event - Procter & Gamble sells Pringles to the Kellogg Company for $2.7 billion

1972 Event - Mike Procter 8-73 with hat-trick, plus 51 and 102, Gloucs vs. Essex

1969 Event - Mike Procter hits six consecutive sixes (across two overs)

1968 Birthday - Emily Procter, American Actress

1957 Event - Procter and Gamble-director N McElroy becomes U.S. Minister of Defense

1933 Event - 1st synthetic detergent, "Dreft" by Procter and Gamble, goes on sale

1911 Event - Procter and Gamble unveils its Crisco shortening

1878 Event - Harley Procter introduces Ivory Soap

1864 Death - Adelaide Anne Procter, English Poet

1825 Birthday - Adelaide Anne Procter, English Poet

1787 Birthday - Barry Cornwall, Bryan Waller Procter, British? poet

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