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Donn Beach
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Restaurateur
    (February 22, 1907-June 7, 1989)
    Born in United States
    Also known as 'Don the Beachcomber'
    Birth name was Ernest Raymond Beaumont Gantt
    Father of the 'tiki bar'
    Died of liver cancer at 81
    His name sounds like a vacation spot.
    He worked as a bootlegger during Prohibition.
    He and Victor J. 'Trader Vic' Bergeron had an amicable rivalry over who invented the Mai Tai cocktail.
    He served in World War II, receiving a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.
    He created the pu pu platter, Tahitian Rum Punch, the Zombie and nearly a hundred other drinks.
    His Polynesian-style restaurants regained popularity in the 2000s.

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