Black, Eugene Robert

Born: May 01, 1898 AD
Died: 1992 AD, at 93 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Bankers


1898 - He was born on the 1st day of May in Atlanta, Georgia.

1917 - He finished A.B at University of Georgia.

         - He joined the investment firm of Harris, Forbes, & Co.

         - He worked as a traveling salesperson for the firm selling bonds and meeting with bankers and investors.

1929 - Black was the Governor of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.

1933-1934 - He served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve.

1947 - He became the executive director of the World Bank.

1949-1934 - He became the President of the World Bank.

1962-1968 - He was chairman of the Brookings Institution.

1992 - He died on the 20th of February in Southampton, N.Y.

1996 - President Johnson selected him to be Special Adviser to the President on Southeast Asian Social and Economic Development.

 

 

 
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