John Jacob Astor John Jacob Astor IV John Jacob Astor Biography Feb , Synopsis John Jacob Astor opened his own fur trade shop in and often traveled to the wilderness to procure furs for the shop A few years later, he made his first real estate investment. John Jacob Astor IV Titanic Victim JJ Astor Sep , Colonel John Jacob Astor IV JJ Astor was born in Rhinebeck, New York on July th, the son of William Astor and great grandson of John Jacob Astor the fur trader Astor was educated at St Paul s School, Concord and later went to Harvard. John Jacob Astor American businessman John Jacob Astor was the founder of the family fortune His son, William Backhouse Astor , who inherited the major portion of the estate, continued his father s program of investing in Manhattan real estate and greatly expanded the Astor Library. John Jacob Astor Biography of Richest American John Jacob Astor was the wealthiest man in America in the early th century, and when he died in his fortune was estimated to be at least million, an astounding sum for the time. John Jacob Astor America s First Multi Millionaire s John Jacob Astor would continue working in the opium trade for three years but chose to exit the market in Read another story from us Queen Victoria sent chocolates to soldiers in the Boer War, one gift was preserved, uneaten, up to today. John Jacob Astor IV titanic.fandom John Astor IV was born to William Backhouse Astor, Jr and Caroline Webster Schermerhorn Astor John Jacob IV was the great grandson of John Jacob Astor whose fortune, made in the fur trade and real estate, made the Astor family one of the wealthiest in the United States. John Jacob Astor IV Biography Feb , Synopsis John Jacob Astor IV was born on July , , in Rhinebeck, New York He became active in real estate development, building the Astoria section of John Jacob Astor Wealthy Merchant and Fur Trader HistoryNet John Jacob Astor, the man most closely associated with the American fur trade and whose name is a synonym for wealth surpassing imagination, became involved in the business without ever setting a trap.
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