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Harvey Ross Ball
Birth: Jul. 10, 1921
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 2001
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Originator of the "Smiley" face logo, an international icon. While working at State Mutual Life Assurance Co. in Worcester, MA, as a graphic artist, he created the Smiley in 1962 as part of a friendship campaign. He was paid $45, and never applied for a trademark or copyright. Also a World War II veteran, he was awarded the Bronze Star for herosim during the Battle of Okinawa. (bio by: Nancy F. (inactive)) 
 
Burial:
Notre Dame Cemetery
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Nancy F. (inactive)
Record added: Jul 06, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9050754
Harvey Ross Ball
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Harvey Ross Ball
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Harvey Ross Ball
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