John Jacob Astor Net Worth

John Jacob Astor was born on July 17, 1763 in Walldorf, Germany. Businessman and investor who became the first American multimillionaire after creating a monopoly in the fur trading industry. 
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Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day July 17, 1763
Birth Place Walldorf, Germany
Age 256 YEARS OLD
Died On Mar 19, 1848 (age 84)
Birth Sign Cancer

💰 Net worth: $121 Billion

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About

Businessman and investor who became the first American multimillionaire after creating a monopoly in the fur trading industry. 

Before Fame

His first job was working for his father as a dairy salesmen.

Trivia

He started his Business smuggling opium around the time of the Revolutionary War.

Family Life

He had one brother. He married Sarah Cox Todd, and together they had eight children. 

Associated With

He bought a lease on Manhattan island from Aaron Burr.