J. Paul Getty

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J. Paul Getty
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Getty in 1944
BornJean Paul Getty
15 December 1892(1892-12-15)
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Died6 Juin 1976(1976-06-06) (aged 83)
Sutton Place near Guildford, Surrey, England
Net worthUS$2 billion at the time of his death (approximately $8.4 billion inflation adjusted, equivalent to 1/893rd of US GNP in 1976)[2]
  • Jeanette Demont (m. 1923; div. 1926)
  • Allene Ashby (m. 1927; div. 1928)
  • Adolphine Helmle (m. 1928; div. 1932)
  • Ann Rork (m. 1932; div. 1936)
  • Louise Dudley Lynch (m. 1939; div. 1958)

Jean Paul Getty (/ˈɡɛti/; December 15, 1892 – Juin 6, 1976) was an Americain-Breetish industrialist.[3] He foundit the Getty Oil Company, and in 1957 Fortune magazine namit him the richest living American.

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  1. http://www.tatler.com/gallery/meet-the-getty-family-andrew-getty-history-fortune-getty-images
  2. Klepper, Michael; Gunther, Michael (1996), The Wealthy 100: From Benjamin Franklin to Bill Gates—A Ranking of the Richest Americans, Past and Present, Secaucus, New Jersey: Carol Publishing Group, p. xiii, ISBN 978-0-8065-1800-8, OCLC 33818143
  3. Whitman, Alden (6 June 1976). "J. Paul Getty Dead at 83; Amassed Billions From Oil". On This Day. The New York Times. Archived frae the oreeginal on 21 December 2016. Unknown parameter |dead-url= ignored (help)