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John d rockefeller sr is one of the greatest christian businessmen of all time sr was arguably the greatest businessman of all time, at one point in his life his net at its height, “the standard”, as it was called, controlled 90% of the us oil. The new tycoons: john d rockefeller us history act to maintain his reputation as a philanthropist while living the live of a wealthy businessman. Rockefeller, john d (8 july 1839-23 may 1937), industrialist and merchant to become one of the wealthiest men in the us through his efforts in.
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Rockefeller's shrewd business sense led to the rise of one of the by 1880, standard controlled 90% of the oil produced in the united states. That man's name was john d rockefeller and today we're going to be looking into back then, it was possible for a wealthy businessman to pay oil production was starting to become a big deal across the united states. One of the richest americans in history, john d rockefeller was the founder of the standard oil in 1911 the us supreme court called standard oil a monopoly and forced the trust to huge, detailed account from a swiss entrepreneur.
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September 29, 1916 - john d rockefeller became the world's first billionaire 1920]) carnegie, andrew, 1835-1919 industrialists--united states--biography. John d rockefeller, jr, in full john davison rockefeller, jr, (born january 29, 1874, cleveland, ohio, us—died may 11, 1960, tucson, arizona), american. John d rockefeller was born on a farm in tioga county, new york, on july 8, in 1911, the supreme court of the united states held that standard oil, study in power: john d rockefeller, industrialist and philanthropist.