Name: Kerr-McGee

Other Names: The Kerr-McGee Corporation; Kerr-McGee Oil Industries, Incorporated; Kerr McGee

Classification: group group   real/historical group real/historical group  

Publisher(s): ABC Motion Pictures

Earliest Appearance Listed in This Database: Silkwood (1983)

Creators: Nora Ephron, Alice Arlen, Mike Nichols

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Karen Silkwood

Nation: USA

Note: oil/gas/energy company

The company later known as Kerr-McGee was founded in 1929 by Oklahoma businessman-politician Robert S. Kerr (1896-1963). When Dean A. McGee (1904-1989), a former chief geologist for Phillips Petroleum, joined the firm in 1946, it changed its name to Kerr-McGee Oil Industries, Incorporated.


This character is in the following 3 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Megaton Man
Silkwood (1983)

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