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Tim Horton got the idea for Tim Horton's because he knew his hockey career would not last for ever so he thought he would try his luck in the coffee and donut business. The first store opened in 1964 in Hamilton Ontario.

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Miles Gilbert Horton was his given name. I have looked but haven't found how he got the nickname 'Tim'. Can anybody provide the answer here?

can somebody please tell me how Tim or miles started his Tim hortons that is my main question answer asap thnxx

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Miles Gilbert Horton was his given name

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