- Name: John D. Rockefeller
- Born: 07/08/1839
- Died: 05/23/1937 (97 years old)
- Occupation: Oil industry business magnate and philanthropist
- Known for: Founding and leading the Standard Oil CompanyParagraph breakFounding the University of Chicago, Rockefeller University, Central Philippine University, General Education Board, and Rockefeller Foundation
John Davison Rockefeller Sr. (July 8, 1839 – May 23, 1937) was an American business magnate and philanthropist. He is widely considered the wealthiest American of all time, and the richest person in modern history.
Birth Name: John Davison Rockefeller
Alias: John Davison Rockefeller
Birth Place: Richford, New York, U.S.
Death Place: The Casements, Ormond Beach, Florida, U.S.
John D. Rockefeller quotes :
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.John D. Rockefeller
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.John D. Rockefeller
We can never learn too much of His will towards us, too much of His messages and His advice. The Bible is His word and its study gives at once the foundation for our faith and an inspiration to battle onward in the fight against the tempter.John D. Rockefeller
Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in.John D. Rockefeller
Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.John D. Rockefeller