Going by the things i have read on the internet about them both i would say it was john d rockefeller bill gates:- - according to king county public records, as of 2006 the total assessed value of the property (land and house) is $125 million, and the annual property tax is $991,000. 18-6-1998 like bill gates s the comparison between rockefeller the mogul, charging rockefeller extension of his business горсуд спб свежие записи a comparison of gates and rockefeller business moguls мария захарова о втором евразийском женском форуме. Gates vs rockefeller (an epic duel between to huge business moguls) over the years there have been many businesses and businessman gates vs rockefeller filed under: essays tagged with: economy. In 1897 rockefeller's son, john d rockefeller jr, helped gates and his father establish a series of important institutions in american philanthropy history these institutions involved areas such as science, public health and medicine and still exist today rockefeller lived a long life and died on may.
Like gates, rockefeller was the victim of a political assault for the sin of rapid innovation, a vast expansion of output, and rapidly declining prices just the opposite of what the antitrust laws ostensibly police. Rockefeller, you see, was far more of an outlier in terms of wealth than his 2018 counterparts so, once you get past rockefeller, the comparison of 1918 to 2018 is far more pronounced according to forbes , the second 000004 percent of 1918 households — that of henry frick — were worth $225 million, the modern-day equivalent of $637 billion. The first item filed was a copy of a march 4 letter that buffett and gates sent to the patriarch of philanthropy, david rockefeller, to ask that he host the meeting.
The rockefeller clan is as secretive as it is influential, and the majority of the family manages to skirt the public eye nonetheless, there are no shortage of rockefellers whose standalone successes would make even the gilded age oil baron proud the single wealthiest family member is david rockefeller. For the first a comparison of rockfeller and gates time in the history of the world analysis and research for business technology professionals. Study identifies bill and melinda gates and rockefeller foundations among rich donors that are close to government and may be skewing priorities.
No 177: carnegie and rockefeller carnegie and rockefeller -- both staggeringly wealthy by the 20th century -- came to giving by two different paths: even before he'd reached his apogee, carnegie wrote that a wealthy man's life should go in two stages -- first gaining wealth, then using that. Wealth of bill gates, billionaire for our time, and john d rockefeller, most famous monopolist in history, compared photo rockefeller barely reached a billion dollars, gave away money almost as. Gates's career falls into three main parts: his early association with the baptist church as minister, money-raiser, and chief reorganizer of its educational activities his adventurous services as guardian and planner of rockefeller's investments and his work as architect of foundations and other. Most sources agree on john d rockefeller being the richest american in history, although they appear to define riches as an individual's wealth as a share of contemporary gdp. Bill gates is the richest person in the world today, but he isn't the richest person in american history that honor goes to john d rockefeller, the late founder and largest shareholder of standard oil gates is worth $795 billion right now rockefeller was worth an estimated $253 billion (after adjusting for inflation) when he died in 1937.
See what gates, rockefeller, and carnegie have in common bill gates, in turn, had literally spent almost 10,000 hours studying computers and programming before his 20s there were times when he was sneaking from home late at night to walk to the university of washington, where there was a. There was a wide range of viewpoints towards wealth in the late 19th century, and the viewpoints between andrew carnegie, edward bellamy, and john d rockefeller had substantial comparisons and contrasts that are crucial to our knowledge of today's wealth in the economy. How does bill gates fare in this kind of comparison bill gates's fortune in 2005 was put by forbes at $50 billion income could then be estimated at $3 billion annually, and since the us gdp per capita in 2005 was about $40,000, bill gates could, with his income, command about 75,000 workers. John d rockefeller, sr--history's first billionaire and the patriarch of america's most famous dynasty--is an while providing abundant new evidence of rockefeller's misdeeds, chernow discards the ida tarbell and frederick taylor gates and abby aldrich rockefeller (who started moma) and carl.
Discover john d rockefeller famous and rare quotes share inspirational quotes by john d rockefeller and quotations about business and giving never lose interest in life and the world. Twelve years ago, in a cover story for philanthropy, i explored the issue of whether or not bill gates and john d rockefeller sr were similar types of donors i concluded that, at least as regards their giving for medical research and public heath, that there were some similarities. Gates' wealth, $58 billion, is perhaps 1/190 of the current gnp, putting rockefeller well ahead of gates--and, for that matter, every other american who ever lived related story morgan's might.
Gilded age vs modern time john d rockefeller bill gates john d rockefeller •one of the world's most richest men(in his time) •took advantage of oil's high demand and it's many uses. Never compare bill gates with anybody in the historyhe transformed the lives of people with his contribution to computer industryand also he is the greatest donor of wealth to the society comments are closed. John davison rockefeller sr (july 8, 1839 - may 23, 1937) was an american oil industry business magnate, industrialist, and philanthropist he is widely considered the wealthiest american of all time, and the richest person in modern history. Compare and contrast the similarities between the actions of john d rockefeller and bill gates in the us pages 2 words 490.