American banker and philanthropist
Cornelius Vanderbilt entrepreneur
Cornelius Vanderbilt, American businessman philanthropist and tycoon, 82 years old.Entrepreneur
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.
When is Cornelius Vanderbilt's next birthday?
Cornelius Vanderbilt was born on the , which was a Tuesday
Is Cornelius Vanderbilt still alive?
No, Cornelius Vanderbilt died on 01/04/1877, 143 years ago. He was 82 years old when he died.
Cornelius Vanderbilt's spouses
Cornelius Vanderbilt's children (13)
William Henry Vanderbilt American philanthropistWhen William born, his father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 26 years old.
Cornelius Jeremiah Vanderbilt (1830-1882)When Cornelius born, his father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 36 years old.
Phoebe Jane Vanderbilt (1814-1878)When Phoebe born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 19 years old.
Eliza Vanderbilt (1819-1890)When Eliza born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 24 years old.
Ethelinda Vanderbilt (1817-1889)When Ethelinda born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 22 years old.
Sophia Johnson Vanderbilt (1825-1912)When Sophia born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 30 years old.
Emily Almira Vanderbilt (1823-1896)When Emily born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 28 years old.
Maria Louisa Vanderbilt (1827-1896)When Maria born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 32 years old.
Frances Lavinia Vanderbilt (1828-1868)When Frances born, her father Cornelius Vanderbilt was 33 years old.
|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|
|Name in native language||Cornelius Vanderbilt|
|Family name||Vanderbilt. Show people with the surname Vanderbilt|
|Place of death||Manhattan|
|Place of birth||Staten Island|
|Sex or gender||Male|
|Date of death||1877-01-04T00:00:00Z|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Place of burial||Moravian Cemetery|
|Net worth||215 Billion|
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)