David Rockefeller Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

David Rockefeller Biography
  • Name: David Rockefeller
  • Age at Death: 101 years old
  • Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Banker
  • Net Worth: US $3 Billion
  • Status: Deceased

David Rockefeller was an American banker, philanthropist and the youngest son of the late John D. Rockefeller Jr. He was born on June 12, 1915 in Manhattan, New York. He had five older siblings. Rockefeller completed his undergraduate degree at Harvard University (1936) followed by his PhD at the University of Chicago (1940).

Rockefeller began his career as a secretary to NYC Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia. He served in the US Army during World War II in North Africa and France. He was discharged in 1945 at the rank of captain. Rockefeller joined Chase National Bank in 1946. He climbed the ranks and by 1952 he was appointed senior vice president. He specialized in international banking and helped facilitate the merger of Chase National and Bank of the Manhattan Company. This resulted in the Chase Manhattan Bank.

Rockefeller was appointed chairman and CEO of Chase in the late 1960s. He retired from active management in 1981. He held the title of chairman until 1999. Outside of banking, Rockefeller was known for his philanthropic pursuits. He was a member of the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research. He’s donated millions to the New York Museum of Modern Art, and to his alma mater, Harvard University. He’s served as a trustee of the University of Chicago and as a overseer for Harvard University. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1998 by President Bill Clinton.

David Rockefeller died on March 20, 2017 at the age of 101. His reported cause of death was congestive heart failure. He passed away at his home in Pocantico Hills, New York. Rockefeller was 6ft tall and he was of English, German and Scotch-Irish descent. His net worth was estimated at $3 billion. He was married to ‘Margaret McGrath’ from 1940 until her death in 1996. They had six children: David Jr., Abby, Neva, Peggy, Richard and Eileen.

David Rockefeller Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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David Rockefeller Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: David Rockefeller
  • Birthday: June 12, 1915
  • Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Banker, Businessman, Entrepreneurs, Philanthropist
  • Years Active: 1940–2017
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $3 Billion
  • Marriage(s): Margaret McGrath
  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: March 20, 2017
  • Cause of Death: Congestive Heart Failure
  • Place of Death: Pocantico Hills, New York, U.S.

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