John D. Rockefeller’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 8, 1839

Death Date

May 23, 1937

Age of Death

97 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

May 23, 1937



The entrepreneur John D. died at the age of 97. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Billionaire and co-founder of Standard Oil Company, the first formidable U.S. business trust. He was a noted philanthropist.

He married Laura Celestia Spelman and had five children with her.



Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.


The most important thing for a young man is to establish a credit… a reputation, character.


Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.


Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.


I believe that thrift is essential to well-ordered living.