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Johnson, Robert Wood

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Born: 1893 AD
Died: 1968 AD, at 74 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Businessmen

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1893 – He was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey this year.

 

1932 – He was the president of Johnson and Johnson Corporation between this year to 1938.

 

1938 – He became a chairperson of the board this year until 1963.

 

1943 – He was forced to resign, in 1943. Johnson told newspapers that he was too ill to continue.

 

1963 – His son, Robert Wood Johnson III, was the president of Johnson and Johnson Corporation this year to 1965.

 

1964 – He was the chairperson this year and he fired his son.

 

1968 – He died this year and left the bulk of his $400,000,000 estate to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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