Frederic Tudor was an American businessman who died 156 years ago. But, his impact may exceed his wildest fantasy. 

He was the founding father of the magic ingredient — refrigeration — that could end the pandemic: the Covid-19 vaccines need to be stored at very low temperatures.

Tudor was born to a family of professionals in Boston in 1783. Despite his family’s accomplishments, ice was his calling. 

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