|Birth Day||November 9, 1826|
|Age||193 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Apr 28, 1911 (age 84)|
Grandfather of the famed WWII admiral who was the first generation to leave ancestral Germany for the U.S.
He fought for the Confederacy in the Civil War.
His grandson was Charles Nimitz, who led American operations in the Pacific in WWII.
His hotel was non-partisan, entertaining both Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee.