1874- Born in Van Hornesville, New York; birth of a US businessman, diplomat, and lawyer -statesman who helped solve REPARATION Problems arising from World War 1 1912 -He practiced law privately -When he joined the General Electric Company as general counsel; he later served as board chairman of that firm (1922-34, 1942-44) 1919-1929 ..
Jerry Chih-Yuan Yang is the Taiwanese American co-founder of Yahoo! Inc. 1968 – Born 6th of November in Taipei, Taiwan. 1978 – Yang moved to San Jose, California with his single mother (Lily) and younger brother (Ken). Graduated from Piedmont Hills High School, then went on to receive his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical ..
1870 – Born in Dayton, Ohio; birth of one of the aviation pioneers. 1878 – First build glide airplane. 1880-1890 – Published a newspaper and formed the Wright Cycle Company (provider of bicycles) alongside his brother. 1893 – Brotheers sell and fix planes. 1896 – Learned ..
1943 – A future US television businessman was born. 1980s – He graduated from Chaminade High School, the College of the Holy Cross and earned an LLB from The University of Virginia Law School. 1986 – He was named president and CEO of NBC 2001 – He became chairman and CEO ..
1879 – He was born this year in Kansas City, Missouri. 1900 – He attended West Point military academy, and graduated this year. As an officer in the United States Army, he was stationed in the Philippines and then, for ten years, in the Panama Canal Zone. 1915 – He retired to ..
US meat-packing businessman 2.4 / 5 ( ..
1887 – Dean Witter was born in Wausau, Wisconsin. 1891 – He moved to California with his family, and after purchasing country land tracts in various areas of the state, the family moved to San Carlos on the Peninsula and eventually settled in Berkeley. 1909 – Dean Witter graduated from the University of California, Berkeley. ..
US (Polish-born) author immigrated to US 1942 (naturalized US citizen 1950) wrote juvenile novel "Shadow of a Bull" 1964 (Newbery Medal 1965) 2.8 / 5 ( ..
US automobile businessman president of General Motors Corp. 1941-1953 Secretary of Defense 1953-1957 2.9 / 5 ( ..
1934 – He was born on the 28th day of January this year in Lakewood, Florida. He attended Warren G. Harding High School in Warren, Ohio, before he attended Hiram College. 1956 – He played Major League Baseball first baseman for the New York and San Francisco Giants. 1959 – He played ..