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Daly, Marcus

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Born: 1841 AD
Died: 1900 AD, at 58 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen

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US (Irish-born) copper businessman

 

1841 - Born on the 5th of December in Derrylea, Ireland. He was known as one of the three "Copper Kings" of Butte, Montana, USA.

 

1856 - Emigrated from Ireland to the United States at the age of fifteen.

 

1880 - Daly founded his fortune on the Anaconda Copper Mine in Butte, Montana.

 

1885 - Became a millionaire and owner of the Anaconda Copper Mining (ACM) Company.

 

1894 - Daly unsuccessful campaign to have Anaconda designated as Montana's state capital.

 

1891 - Invested some of his money in horse breeding and became the owner of Tammany, one of the world's fastest racehorses.

 

1900 - He died on 12th of November in New York City, USA.

 

 

 


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