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David Rockefeller, Sr.
|Died||March 20, 2017
Pocantico Hills, New York, U.S.
|Cause of death||Congestive heart failure|
|Resting place||Rockefeller Family Cemetery
Sleepy Hollow, New York
|Education||London School of Economics|
|Alma mater||Columbia University,
University of Chicago
|Home town||New York City, New York|
|Net worth||US$3.1 billion (as of November 2016)|
|Spouse(s)||Margaret "Peggy" McGrath
(m. 1940-1996, her death)
|Children||David, Abby, Neva, Peggy, Richard, Eileen|
|Parent(s)||John D. Rockefeller, Jr.,
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller
|Relatives||John D. Rockefeller
|Allegiance||United States of America|
||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1943–1945|
|Rank|| Gunner's mate, 1st class
Honorary Chief Petty Officer
|Battles/wars||World War II|
David Rockefeller, Sr. (June 12, 1915 – March 20, 2017) was the patriarch of the Rockefeller family. He founded the Trilateral Commission. He was the only surviving grandchild of oil tycoon John D. Rockefeller, founder of Standard Oil. His five siblings were Abby, John D. III, Nelson, Laurance and Winthrop.
He was a member of the Advisory Board for the Bilderberg Group.
His net wealth was about 2.5 billion dollars. This ranked him among the 300 richest people in the world.
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