By  on March 27, 2013

BERLIN — Beiersdorf AG said its honorary chairman, Georg W. Claussen, died recently in Hamburg at the age of 100.   


Claussen had strong family ties to the company. His great uncle, Oscar Troplowitz, invented the original Nivea cream in 1911.

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