Sidney B. Factor (Sidney B. Factor)

Sidney B. Factor

Businessman. Son of Max Factor Sr., he helped build the cosmetics firm his father founded into the internationally market known as Max Factor & Company. Through the 1950s, he expanded the company into Canada, Australia, Japan, Latin America and South America. He retired in 1962 as executive vice president in charge of international markets, with his division leading the company in sales. The Factor family sold the business in 1973, later acquired by Procter and Gamble. In retirement, he established Sidney Factor Enterprises to breed and race thoroughbred horses. Death of natural causes at age 89. (bio by: John “J-Cat” Griffith)  Family links:  Parents:  Max Factor (1877 – 1938)  Spouse:  Dorothy Levinson Factor (1921 – 2010)*  Siblings:  John Jacob Factor (1892 – 1984)*  Francis Factor (1904 – 1996)*  Sidney B. Factor (1916 – 2005) *Calculated relationship


  • February, 14, 1916
  • USA


  • December, 12, 2005
  • USA


  • Hillside Memorial Park
  • California
  • USA

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