John Jacob Astor IV

Born Jul 13, 1864
John Jacob "Jack" Astor IV, often dubbed "Jack Ass" in the press, was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War, and a prominent member of the Astor family. In April 1912, Astor earned a prominent place in history when he...
John Jacob Astor IV

John Jacob Astor IV Stats

Profession

: Businessperson

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: July 13, 1864

Place of Birth

: Rhinebeck

Date of Death

: April 15, 1912

Place of Death

: Atlantic Ocean

Cause of Death

: Drowning