The man who invented the Pringles can was buried inside a Pringles canAshley Feinberg10/22/14 11:00am214EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkPringles varieties are as vast and varied as the stars in the sky: Barbecue. Sour Cream & Onion. Buffalo Ranch. Extreme Blazin' Buffalo Ranch. But one, single Pringles can exists on this Earth with a peculiar sort of flavor dust and no chips at all—the Pringles can that holds the ashes of its inventor, Fredric Baur.