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  2. John D. Rockefeller | Biography, Industry, Philanthropy ...

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    John D. Rockefeller, in full John Davison Rockefeller, (born July 8, 1839, Richford, New York, U.S.—died May 23, 1937, Ormond Beach, Florida), American industrialist and philanthropist, founder of the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. Rockefeller was the eldest son and second of six children born to traveling physician and ...

  3. John D. Rockefeller - Wikipedia

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    Rockefeller privé. Rockefeller trouwde op 8 september 1864 in Cleveland met onderwijzeres Laura C. Spelman (1839-1915). Het echtpaar kreeg vijf kinderen: vier dochters en een zoon, John D. Rockefeller jr., die een groot deel van Rockefellers fortuin erfde. Rockefeller senior is de stichter van een dynastie geweest.

  4. John D. Rockefeller: Early Years and Family . John Davison Rockefeller, the son of a traveling salesman, was born on July 8, 1839, in Richford, New York. Industrious even as a boy, the future oil ...

  5. John D. Rockefeller - Quotes, Facts & Robber Baron - Biography

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    Philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Jr. was the only son of John D. Rockefeller and heir to his fortune. He is known for building Rockefeller Center in New York City. (1874–1960)

  6. John D. Rockefeller - Wikipedia

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    John D. Rockefeller (n.8 iulie 1839 - d. 23 mai 1937) a fost un industriaș și filantrop american. El a fost fondatorul Standard Oil Company, companie care a dominat industria petrolului și a fost primul mare trust de afaceri din SUA.

  7. Rockefeller family - Wikipedia

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    The Rockefeller family (/ ˈ r ɒ k ə f ɛ l ər /) is an American industrial, political, and banking family that owns one of the world's largest fortunes.The fortune was made in the American petroleum industry during the late 19th and early 20th centuries by brothers John D. Rockefeller and William A. Rockefeller Jr., primarily through Standard Oil (the predecessor of ExxonMobil and Chevron ...

  8. Rockefeller / John DEE / Sentrum Scene. Live Music Venue in Oslo, Norway. 4.4. 4.4 out of 5 stars. Closed Now. Community See All. 81,565 people like this. 92,401 ...

  9. Fact Check-The term ‘fossil fuel’ was not coined by John D ...

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    John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937) founded the Standard Oil Company and became one of the world’s richest men ().However, John Howell, Professor of Virtual Geoscience at the School of Geosciences ...

  10. List of wealthiest historical figures - Wikipedia

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    John D. Rockefeller United States: 1839–1937 (97 years) US$24.7 billion (in 2021 dollars) On September 29, 1916, Rockefeller became the first person ever to reach a nominal personal fortune of US$1 billion (equivalent to US$17 billion in 2020).

  11. Rockefeller family - Forbes

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    The Rockefeller fortune began with oil tycoon John D. Rockefeller, America's first billionaire, who founded Standard Oil in 1870. He and his son John Jr. dedicated themselves to philanthropy ...