At the age of 83 years died the Italian inventor William SALIS, who invented chocolate egg «Kinder surprise». He died in Pavia in Northern Italy. SALIS invented the famous «Kinder» in 1974.
Italian inventor William SALIS, who invented the «Kinder-surprise», has died at the age of 83 years. It is reported TASS with reference to the Agence France-Presse.
It is noted that he died in the North of Italy in Pavia.
William SALIS was born in 1933. In 1960, the Italian inventor, began working in Ferrero that manufactures chocolate. After a while he offered to hide the toy in a chocolate egg, so that buyers began to purchase it for Easter. In 1974 it went on sale under the name «Kinder surprise» and has since been successfully sold worldwide.