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John D. Rockefeller -Richest Manon earth -philanthropist-created foundations that had a major effect on medicine, education and scientific research- His foundations pioneered the development of medical research and were instrumental in the eradication of hookworm and yellow fever.- founder of University of Chicago and Rockefeller University


John D. Rockefeller was the richest man in America in his time and one of the first major tycoons. He founded the Standard Oil Company, a monopoly that was eventually dissolved.

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If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it. John D. Rockefeller

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John D. Rockefeller's Keys to Success

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I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts. - John D. Rockefeller at Lifehack QuotesMore great quotes at


John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937) with his only son, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. circa 1920 Rockefeller, Sr. is frequently listed as the richest man in history (depending on which list you look at) in company with the likes of Andrew Carnegie, Tsar Nicholas II and William the Conqueror.