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  2. John D. Rockefeller Jr. - Wikipedia

    John Davison Rockefeller Jr. (January 29, 1874 – May 11, 1960) was an American financier and philanthropist, and the only son of Standard Oil co-founder John D. Rockefeller . He was involved in the development of the vast office complex in Midtown Manhattan known as Rockefeller Center, making him one of the largest real estate holders in the city.

  3. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. | American philanthropist | Britannica

    John D. Rockefeller, Jr., in full John Davison Rockefeller, Jr., (born January 29, 1874, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.—died May 11, 1960, Tucson, Arizona), American philanthropist, the only son of John D. Rockefeller, Sr., and heir to the Rockefeller fortune, who built Rockefeller Center in New York City and was instrumental in the decision to locate ...

  4. John D. Rockefeller Jr. - Biography

    Born on January 29, 1874, in Cleveland, Ohio, John D. Rockefeller Jr. was a prominent American philanthropist and heir to the family fortune created by father John D. Rockefeller Sr., founder...

  5. John Davison Rockefeller, Jr. (JDR Jr.) was a philanthropist who gave more than $537 million to educational, religious, cultural, medical, and civic projects. The son of John D. Rockefeller, founder of the Standard Oil Company, and Laura Spelman Rockefeller, he was born on January 29, 1874, in Cleveland, Ohio, and died on May 11, 1960, in ...

  6. John D. Rockefeller - Wikipedia

    John Davison Rockefeller Sr. (July 8, 1839 – May 23, 1937) was an American business magnate and philanthropist. He has been widely considered the wealthiest American of all time [1] [2] and the richest person in modern history.

  7. Rockefeller family | History & Today | Britannica

    John D. Rockefeller, Jr., was the youngest, born in 1874. After graduating from Brown University (1897), he joined his father in business, but his focus eventually turned to philanthropy. Historians trace the pivot to 1914 when he was one of the individuals blamed for the so-called Ludlow Massacre.