Rockefeller, John D.
An American businessman of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; a founder of the Standard Oil Company. Rockefeller was the richest man in the world at his retirement and was noted for founding many charitable organizations.
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As it currently stands, the Via Dolorosa follows the account given in the Gospel of John.
After all, may not even John Burns be human; may not Mr. Chamberlain himself have a heart that can feel for another?God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
C was a Captain, all covered with lace; D was a drunkard, and had a red face.
Hamo in alluding to the early cultivation of tobacco by the colony, says, that John Rolfe was the pioneer tobacco planter.
John Wilson, a celebrated landscape and marine painter, died at Folkstone, aged 81.
John Thornton Kirkland, president of Harvard university, died, aged 70.