Cornelius Vanderbilt entrepreneur

Cornelius Vanderbilt, American businessman philanthropist and tycoon, 82 years old.

Cornelius Vanderbilt

Cornelius Vanderbilt was an American businessman philanthropist and tycoon. He was born on May 27, 1794 (died on January 04, 1877, he was 82 years old) in Staten Island. Cornelius Vanderbilt also known by the sobriquet Commodore was an American tycoon businessman and philanthropist who built his wealth in railroads and shipping. He was also the patriarch of the Vanderbilt family and one of the richest Americans in history. He provided the initial gift to found Vanderbilt University which is named in his honor.

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Cornelius Vanderbilt was born on the , which was a Tuesday

When Cornelius Vanderbilt died, he was 82 years old.

Cornelius Vanderbilt zodiac sign was gemini.


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Awards (2)

Year Award
2008 National Book Award for Nonfiction awarded After he died
- Congressional Gold Medal awarded

Place of Birth, Real Name, Education, etc.

Spouse Frank Armstrong Crawford Vanderbilt
Given name Cornelius
Name in native language Cornelius Vanderbilt
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Place of death Manhattan
Place of birth Staten Island
Sex or gender Male
Family Vanderbilt Family
Date of death 1877-01-04T00:00:00Z
Country of citizenship United States Of America
Signature Cornelius Vanderbilt signature
Place of burial Moravian Cemetery
Net worth 215 Billion
Cornelius Vanderbilt (82 years)
Cornelius Vanderbilt

American businessman, philanthropist, and tycoon

  • Birth place: Staten Island
  • Birth Sign: Gemini
Tuesday, May 27, 1794

Days left until next birthday: 52 days (as of April 5)

Profession: Entrepreneur

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Birth sign: Gemini

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Born on May 27

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