Procter & Gamble was founded in the US in 1837 by William Procter, originally from England and James Gamble, from Ireland.

History of Innovation

Our History of Innovation timeline offers hundreds of rich images and stories from our humble beginnings in 1837 to today.

Iconic Brands

For 175 years, we've created products that continue to improve people's lives. Read how some of our most iconic brands came to be.