Irvine Robbins


Age: 90

businessman and co-founder of the Baskin-Robbins chain of ice cream stores who with his brother-in-law Burton Baskin (d. 1967) were concocting quirky flavor combinations with names like Daiquiri Ice, Pink Bubblegum, and Here Comes the Fudge.

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

Born: December 6, 1917

Died: May 5, 2008

Rancho Mirage, California