Cornelius VANDERBILT WHITNEY

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Industrialist, Businessman

AmericanBorn Cornelius VANDERBILT WHITNEY

American businessman, film producer, writer, and government official

Born on February 20, 1899 in Roslyn, New York, USA , United States

Died on December 13, 1992 in Saratoga Springs, New York, USA

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Born in Old Westbury, New York, he was the son of the wealthy and socially prominent Harry Payne Whitney (1870–1932) and Gertrude Vanderbilt (1875–1942). As a scion of both the Whitney and Vanderbilt families, he inherited a substantial fortune. However, Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney proved to be a very capable businessman, using his connections to make investments that played an important role in the development of the American economy.



© Copyright Wikipédia authors - This article is under licence CC BY-SA 3.0 ...   Born in Old Westbury, New York, he was the son of the wealthy and socially prominent Harry Payne Whitney (1870–1932) and Gertrude Vanderbilt (1875–1942). As a scion of both the Whitney and Vanderbilt families, he inherited a substantial fortune. However, Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney proved to be a very capable businessman, using his connections to make investments that played an important role in the development of the American economy.



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