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.
Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish-American industrialist, business magnate, and philanthropist. Net worth, US$372 billion in 2014 dollars .. Carnegie's charm, aided by his wealth, afforded him many British friends, including Prime Minister
The list of the wealthiest historical figures gathers published estimates as to the ( inflation-adjusted) net-worth and fortunes of the wealthiest historical figures Therefore, it excludes figures such as Andrew W. Mellon, Richard B. Mellon, In his final years, Carnegie's net worth was US$475 million, but by the time of his death
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).
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.
Scottish-American businessman Andrew Carnegie has an estimated net worth of $310 billion in 2013. Carnegie was known to be influential in the significant
Bill Gates may have billions of dollars, but not even the Microsoft mogul can match the astounding wealth of these money mavens! A new inflation-adjusted list
Jul 14, 2016 Andrew Carnegie sold his Carnegie Steel Company to JP Morgan for $480 million in 1901. That equates to a peak net worth equivalent to over
ANDREW CARNEGIE – PEAK NET WORTH: $337 BILLION. From humble beginnings in Scotland, Andrew Carnegie led the massive