Michele Ferrero


Age: 89

Summary: Italian chocolate entrepreneur and patriarch of the Ferrero SpA family empire considered as the world's richest candy maker whose Nutella hazelnut spread and Ferrero Rocher chocolates helped to raise generations of Europeans and defined Italian sweets.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed illness

Born: April 26, 1925

Died: February 14, 2015

Monte Carlo, Monaco