Hilda Eisen

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Hilda Eisen (née Gimpel; April 25, 1917 – November 22, 2017) was a Polish-American businessperson, philanthropist, and Holocaust survivor.wikipedia
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Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery

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Eisen was buried at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery.

Beverly Hills, California

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She died at the age of 100 on November 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills.

The Holocaust

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Hilda Eisen (née Gimpel; April 25, 1917 – November 22, 2017) was a Polish-American businessperson, philanthropist, and Holocaust survivor.

Izbica Kujawska

Hilda Gimpel was born on April 25, 1917 in Izbica Kujawska, then part of the Kingdom of Poland (1917–1918).

Kingdom of Poland (1917–1918)

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Hilda Gimpel was born on April 25, 1917 in Izbica Kujawska, then part of the Kingdom of Poland (1917–1918).

Vernon, California

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Eisen sold eggs and raised chickens while her husband also worked at a Vernon, California hot dog factory cleaning meat barrels.

Arcadia, California

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Eisen and her husband Harry saved money to purchase 100 chickens and start a business in Arcadia, California.

Norco, California

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In the 1950s, they moved their business operations to Norco.

Rocky Mountains

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Their company was later named Norco Ranch Inc. The couple became multimillionaires and philanthropists after the company became the largest egg distributor west of the Rocky Mountains.

Agribusiness

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They later sold the company to an agribusiness in Minnesota.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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Eisen and her husband were contributors to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and were present at its dedication in 1993.

Magen David Adom

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In 2016, she donated an ambulance to Magen David Adom for her 99th birthday and in honor of her late husband.

Munich

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In 1945, Hilda married a former high school classmate, Harry Eisen, in Munich.

Boyle Heights, Los Angeles

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They lived in Boyle Heights.

USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education

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Eisen was interviewed about her experiences in the Holocaust by the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education on June 18, 2001.

List of Jewish American businesspeople

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