Frieda Caplan

Death of Frieda Caplan

August 10, 1923 - January 18, 2020
Los Alamitos, California | Age 96

Pioneering produce marketer who named the kiwifruit


Frieda Caplan was the "Kiwi Queen," the founder and owner of Frieda's Inc., the specialty produce company that introduced exotic fruits and vegetables including the kiwifruit, sugar snap peas, and mango to the U.S. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.