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J. Paul Getty
As quoted by Robert Lenzner in his book, The Great Getty (1985)

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Born: December 15, 1892

Died: June 6, 1976 (aged 83)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Businessman

Bio: Jean Paul Getty was an Anglo-American industrialist. He founded the Getty Oil Company, and in 1957 Fortune magazine named him the richest living American, whilst the 1966 Guinness Book of Records named him as the world's richest private citizen, worth an estimated $1.2 billion. At his death, he was worth more than $2 billion.

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