John D. Rockefeller III Net Worth

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John D. Rockefeller III Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

John Davison Rockefeller III (March 21, 1906 – July 10, 1978) was a philanthropist and third-generation member of the prominent Rockefeller family. He was the eldest son of philanthropists John D. Rockefeller, Jr. and Abby Aldrich Rockefeller. His siblings were Abby, Nelson, Laurance, Winthrop, and David.Like his sister Abby, John III eventually settled on philanthropy as his major interest. His brothers Nelson and Winthrop devoted themselves to politics while Laurance went into conservation and David went into banking. He was a major force behind the establishment of the Council on Foundations, the Foundation Center, and Independent Sector. He took a leading role in organizing the Commission on Foundations and Private Philanthropy (better known as the Peterson Commission) and the Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs (better known as the Filer Commission). He also made the initial donation to support Yale University's Program on Non-Profit Organizations, the first academic research center to focus on nonprofits.In addition to his interest in philanthropy, Rockefeller made major commitments to supporting organizations related to East Asian affairs, including the Institute of Pacific Relations, the Asia Society, and the Japan Society. He was also a major supporter of the Population Council.
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Date Of BirthMarch 21, 1906
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, USA
EducationPrinceton University
SpouseBlanchette Ferry Rockefeller
Star SignAries
1Upon his death from an automobile accident, his remains were interred at Rockefeller Family Cemetery in Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York.
2In 1960 won a Special Tony Award "for vision and leadership in creating the Lincoln Center, a landmark of theatre encompassing the performing arts."
3Brother of Laurance S. Rockefeller.
4Son of John D. Rockefeller Jr.. Grandson of John D. Rockefeller. Father of Jay Rockefeller. Brother of Nelson Rockefeller, David Rockefeller, Winthrop Rockefeller, and Laurance S. Rockefeller. Uncle of David Rockefeller Jr..


The Deer Hunter1978grateful acknowledgment - as Governor John D. Rockefeller III


Survival of Spaceship Earth1972DocumentaryHimself
CBS Reports1965TV Series documentaryHimself
1964 New York World's Fair Report1961Documentary shortHimself

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