• Mar 05, 2013 · Brooke Astor's disgraced son is 'selling a FRAUDULENT Titanic heirloom pocket watch for $1m and claiming it is the one worn by John Jacob Astor to his death' e-mail Most watched News videos
    • Jun 18, 2019 · At his death, his fortune was estimated to be about $20 million, the bulk of which went to his son William Backhouse Astor. Driven to succeed, John Jacob Astor built a family and a fortune that ...
    • Apr 11, 2009 · Intimate photograph of wealthy Titanic victim Madeleine Astor goes on sale A poignant photograph of Madeleine Astor, a pregnant woman who survived the sinking of the Titanic, is to go on sale.
    • Apr 15, 2019 · Financier John Jacob Astor IV was the great-grandson of John Jacob Astor. He helped build the Waldorf-Astoria hotel and died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic. John Jacob Astor IV was born on July 13, 1864, in Rhinebeck, New York.
    • John Jacob Astor, fur magnate and founder of a renowned family of Anglo-American capitalists, business leaders, and philanthropists. His American Fur Company is considered the first American business monopoly. Astor started a fur-goods shop in New York City about 1786 after learning about the fur
    • Colonel John Jacob Astor IV (JJ Astor) was born in Rhinebeck, New York on July 13th, 1864 the son of William Astor and great-grandson of John Jacob Astor the fur trader. Astor was educated at St. Paul's School, Concord and later went to Harvard.
    • John Jacob Astor [To his brother George Astor on the 14th of September 1814.] Your voyage I expect will turn out unprofitable, for the great expense and delay attending it will I fear half consume the property however I am anxious the business would up and to know the worst of it, the whole has been a scene of misfortune, disaster and ...
    • John Jacob Astor IV’s funeral was held at Church of the Messiah in Rhinebeck. His body was entombed in the Astor Family Mausoleum at Trinity Church Cemetery. Madeleine his widow gave birth to their son in August, which she named after his late father.
    • John Jacob Astor IV was a famous American businessman, financier and investor. He was instrumental in building the famous Astoria hotel and died in the sinking ship RMS Titanic. He was often nicknamed as “Jack Ass” by the then press and was one of the most well-known American businessmen.
    • Jun 18, 2019 · At his death, his fortune was estimated to be about $20 million, the bulk of which went to his son William Backhouse Astor. Driven to succeed, John Jacob Astor built a family and a fortune that ...
    • Jun 18, 2019 · At his death, his fortune was estimated to be about $20 million, the bulk of which went to his son William Backhouse Astor. Driven to succeed, John Jacob Astor built a family and a fortune that ...
    • Mrs John Jacob Astor (Madeleine Force), 18, was the wife of millionaire John Jacob Astor, they had been on an extended honeymoon in Egypt and Paris and, in the spring of 1912, decided to return to America as First Class passengers on board the brand new Titanic.
    • Aug 07, 2013 · In the channel, blog & playlists you will find everything related to Titanic including the 1997 movie, Kate Winslet & Leonardo DiCaprio, James Cameron, Céline Dion, the real RMS Titanic ...
    • May 03, 2016 · A particularly interesting anecdote involves Astor’s great grandson John Jacob Astor IV. Astor dramatically died in the sinking of the Titanic in 1848. His second wife, Madeline Force Astor, was eighteen at the time and was pregnant with the couple’s child.
    • John Jacob Astor, his wife and Molly Brown boarded the RMS Titanic at Cherbourg, France, as first class passengers.As the richest person on the ship, Astor was also joined by his servant, Victor Robbins, Mrs Astor’s maid, Rosalie Bidois, and a private nurse, Miss Caroline Louise Endres.
    • Aug 07, 2013 · In the channel, blog & playlists you will find everything related to Titanic including the 1997 movie, Kate Winslet & Leonardo DiCaprio, James Cameron, Céline Dion, the real RMS Titanic ...
    • In the face of many conflicting rumors, the statement came with positiveness from the home of Colonel John Jacob Astor, at 540 Fifth avenue, today, that Colonel Astor was either actually in the lifeboat which saved Mrs. Astor or was about to enter it when, in company with nearly a dozen other men, he obeyed the order smilingly that only women ...
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    • At 12:25am on 15 April 1912 the Cunard liner Carpathia received a message to say that a ship, the Titanic, had struck an iceberg and required immediate assistance. Within a few minutes, the ...
    • John Jacob Astor has become one of the most fabled characters to emerge from the 1,517 passengers who died when the Titanic sank on April 15, 1912. The 47-year-old American tycoon, who built the...
    • At 12:25am on 15 April 1912 the Cunard liner Carpathia received a message to say that a ship, the Titanic, had struck an iceberg and required immediate assistance. Within a few minutes, the ...
    • Apr 14, 2018 · When the Titanic hit the iceberg, Captain Smith ordered Andrews to inspect the damage. Andrews, realizing the Titanic was doomed to sink, made haste to put passengers on the lifeboats. 7.
    • Entirely recovered from the effects of her Titanic experience, Mrs. Madeleine Astor is said to be cheerful and in the best of health. She hopes she may have a son to perpetuate the name of John Jacob Astor. On 14 August 1912, Madeleine gave birth to a son, whom she named John Jacob, after his father.
    • Apr 14, 2018 · When the Titanic hit the iceberg, Captain Smith ordered Andrews to inspect the damage. Andrews, realizing the Titanic was doomed to sink, made haste to put passengers on the lifeboats. 7.
    • John Jacob Astor IV was a famous American businessman, financier and investor. He was instrumental in building the famous Astoria hotel and died in the sinking ship RMS Titanic. He was often nicknamed as “Jack Ass” by the then press and was one of the most well-known American businessmen.
    • May 03, 2016 · A particularly interesting anecdote involves Astor’s great grandson John Jacob Astor IV. Astor dramatically died in the sinking of the Titanic in 1848. His second wife, Madeline Force Astor, was eighteen at the time and was pregnant with the couple’s child.
  • Jun 18, 2019 · At his death, his fortune was estimated to be about $20 million, the bulk of which went to his son William Backhouse Astor. Driven to succeed, John Jacob Astor built a family and a fortune that ...
    • John Jacob Astor, his wife and Molly Brown boarded the RMS Titanic at Cherbourg, France, as first class passengers.As the richest person on the ship, Astor was also joined by his servant, Victor Robbins, Mrs Astor’s maid, Rosalie Bidois, and a private nurse, Miss Caroline Louise Endres.
    • Jun 18, 2019 · At his death, his fortune was estimated to be about $20 million, the bulk of which went to his son William Backhouse Astor. Driven to succeed, John Jacob Astor built a family and a fortune that ...
    • Mar 05, 2013 · Brooke Astor's disgraced son is 'selling a FRAUDULENT Titanic heirloom pocket watch for $1m and claiming it is the one worn by John Jacob Astor to his death' e-mail Most watched News videos
    • May 31, 2019 · John Jacob Astor's prominence led to the creation of many exaggerated and unsubstantiated accounts about his actions during the sinking of the Titanic. One story alleges that he opened Titanic's kennel and released the dogs; in another, he placed a woman's hat on a boy to make sure the child was able to get into a lifeboat.
    • John Jacob Astor IV was a famous American businessman, financier and investor. He was instrumental in building the famous Astoria hotel and died in the sinking ship RMS Titanic. He was often nicknamed as “Jack Ass” by the then press and was one of the most well-known American businessmen.
    • The wee hours of Saturday, April 14 and Sunday, April 15, 2012, marked the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the “unsinkable” Titanic. The ship was bound for New York with a notable member of the Trinity community on board: John Jacob Astor IV, great-grandson of the famous millionaire John Jacob Astor.
  • The Astor family achieved prominence in business, society, and politics in the United States and the United Kingdom during the 19th and 20th centuries. With ancestral roots in the Italian Alps, the Astors settled in Germany, first appearing in North America in the 18th century with John Jacob Astor, one of the wealthiest people in history.
    • At 12:25am on 15 April 1912 the Cunard liner Carpathia received a message to say that a ship, the Titanic, had struck an iceberg and required immediate assistance. Within a few minutes, the ...
    • John Jacob Astor has become one of the most fabled characters to emerge from the 1,517 passengers who died when the Titanic sank on April 15, 1912. The 47-year-old American tycoon, who built the...
    • Nov 23, 2016 · John Jacob Astor IV was the scandalous and controversial heir to the Astor family, and if the only thing you're really familiar with is his building of the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, that's a shame. His great-grandfather ( and namesake ) established the first monopoly in America after first coming to the country carrying only a few flutes (handmade ...
    • John Jacob Astor IV’s funeral was held at Church of the Messiah in Rhinebeck. His body was entombed in the Astor Family Mausoleum at Trinity Church Cemetery. Madeleine his widow gave birth to their son in August, which she named after his late father.
    • Millionaire John Jacob Astor was a member of the prominent Astor family and helped ... may have foreseen his death on the Titanic. ... Lady Duff-Gordon described the scene on the Titanic, saying ...

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