Book Discussion on Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

Mr. Chernow discussed his biography Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr., published by Random House. Mr. Rockefeller,… read more

Mr. Chernow discussed his biography Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr., published by Random House. Mr. Rockefeller, the world’s first billionaire, created the powerful monopoly, Standard Oil, which at one time refined and marketed almost 90 percent of the oil produced in America. Mr. Chernow talked about the life of the industrial tycoon whose life was clouded by controversy and whose legacy lives on today through various philanthropic endeavors. close

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Book Discussion on Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

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105430-1
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 21, 1998
Last Aired:
May 21, 2008

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  • Jun 21, 1998 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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