Nicholas Murray Butler

About Nicholas Murray Butler

Birth Day: April 2, 1862
Birth Place: Elizabeth, NJ
Died On: Dec 7, 1947 (age 85)
Birth Sign: Aries

Nicholas Murray Butler Net Worth

Nicholas Murray Butler was bornon April 2, 1862 in Elizabeth, NJ. Former President of Columbia University and a close advisor of several presidents who won the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1931.

💰 Net worth: 15 billion

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About

Former President of Columbia University and a close advisor of several Presidents who won the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1931.

Before Fame

Finding the old-time teaching methods impractical for the new age, he founded Industrial Education Association at Columbia to further his own pedagogic technique.

Trivia

An Activist for international cooperation, he was appointed President of the American branch of International Conciliation, and persuaded Andrew Carnegie to start another world peace foundation.

Family Life

He was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey and his father Henry L. Butler was a manufacturer.

Associated With

He along with Theodore Roosevelt, william Howard Taft, and one other were the arguably the most politically powerful quartet of the 1910s.