Andrew William Mellon Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Andrew William Mellon

This Biography is about one of the best Philanthropist Andrew William Mellon including his Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Andrew William Mellon
Real Name Andrew William Mellon
Profession Steel, Oil Barons
Nick Name Andrew W. Mellon
Famous as Industrialist, Philanthropist
Nationality American
Religion Episcopalian
Personal life of Andrew William Mellon
Born on 24 March 1855
Birthday 24th March
Died At Age 82
Sun Sign Aries
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died on 27 August 1937
Place of death Southampton, New York, U.S.
Grouping of People Philanthropists
Father Thomas Mellon,
Mother Sarah Jane Negley Mellon
Siblings Richard B. Mellon
Spouse/Partner Nora Mary McMullen
Children Ailsa, Paul
Education University of Pittsburgh
Net worth $50.5 billion
Personal Fact of Andrew William Mellon

Andrew Mellon was an American industrialist and philanthropist who also served as the United States Secretary of the Treasury from 1921 to 1932. As an astute businessman he is credited to have provided financial backing to industries in different fields such as oil, shipbuilding, construction, aluminum and steel, etc. He started displaying signs of his greatness at an early age and seemed to possess an acute business sense even as a young boy.

Born into a wealthy family with a successful man as a father, he was provided ample opportunities to pursue good education and enter the profession of his choice. He chose to work with his father in his business ventures after college and astounded the senior man with his business acumen as he led the company from one success to another.

He expanded the business by investing in several growth oriented industries and secured large interests in companies in the oil, automotive, steel, coal, hydroelectric, and insurance sector. He financed industrialists like Charles Martin Hall and Heinrich Koppers and amassed great fortunes. In fact, he was counted amongst the wealthiest people in the US in the 1920s. Politics was another one of his passions alongside business. He was a very generous man known for his huge contributions to causes like art and science.

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