It was the height of the Gilded Age in 1889, and Andrew Carnegie, a pioneer in the steel industry, laid out why he would be donating the bulk of his wealth – an estimated $350 million (worth about $4.8 billion today).
Jul 30, 2015 Wealth: $372 billion. Rockefeller gets all the press, but Andrew Carnegie may be the richest American of all time. The Scottish immigrant sold his company, U.S. Steel, to J.P. Morgan for $480 million in 1901.
Scottish-American businessman Andrew Carnegie has an estimated net worth of $310 billion in 2013. Carnegie was known to be influential in the significant
Jul 8, 2014 It was the height of the Gilded Age in 1889, and Andrew Carnegie, a pioneer in the steel industry, laid out why he would be donating the bulk of his wealth – an estimated $350 million (worth about $4.8 billion today).
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Apr 25, 2017 Andrew Carnegie – peak net worth: $337 billion. From humble beginnings in Scotland, Andrew Carnegie led the massive expansion of the US steel industry in the late 19th century, amassing a personal fortune economists estimate would be worth $337 billion nowadays.
May 9, 2018 Slide 5 of 30: > 2018 estimated net worth: $50.9 billion> Source of Names like Rockefeller, Carnegie and Astor are still prominently displayed on . The son of wealthy banker Thomas Mellon, Andrew Mellon eventually took
The list of the wealthiest historical figures gathers published estimates as to the ( inflation-adjusted) net-worth and fortunes of the wealthiest historical figures in comparison. Due to problems arising from different definitions of wealth, ways of In his final years, Carnegie's net worth was US$475 million, but by the time of his
Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish-American industrialist, business magnate, and philanthropist. Carnegie led the expansion of the
ANDREW CARNEGIE – PEAK NET WORTH: $337 BILLION a personal fortune economists estimate would be worth $337 billion nowadays.