The most powerful man in the world had died today!
The world lost very powerful persona, bankers banker, by many the richest man in the world!
Former Chase Manhattan Chief Executive David Rockefeller has died at the age of 101. Rockefeller died in his sleep at home in Pocantico Hills, New York, on Monday morning as a result of congestive heart failure, according to a family spokesperson Fraser P. Seitel.
The businessman, who had an estimated fortune of $3 billion, retired as head of Chase Manhattan in 1981 after a 35-year career.
In the statement from the The Rockefeller Foundation confirming his death, Rockefeller was described as “one of the most influential figures in the history of American philanthropy and finance, considered by many to be ‘America’s last great international business statesman’.”
Statement from president on the passing of David Rockefeller, Sr:
— Rockefeller Fdn (@RockefellerFdn)
Rockefeller foundation statement says David Rockefeller's cause of death at age 101 is congestive heart failure.
— Steve Kopack (@SteveKopack)
Rockefeller, also known as ‘the banker’s banker’, according to the statement, is said to have donated almost $2 billion over his lifetime to various institutions including Rockefeller University, Harvard University and art museum.
His family made the fortune before one century in the oil boom!
His grandfather was very smart businessman, he bought all oil rafineris in America and made a huge corporation with welt of over 300 billion dollars in todays money!
America is the lend of the smart and hard working people, we need more people like David Rockefeller.
America is number one in the world because of this people!