Roger Babson

Roger Babson

Born: July 6, 1875

Died: March 5, 1967

Nationality: American

Occupation: Educator, entrepreneur, businessman, economist, writer, philanthropist

Biography: Roger Ward Babson, remembered today largely for founding Babson College in Massachusetts, was an entrepreneur and business theorist in the first half of the 20th century. He also founded Webber College, now Webber International University, in Babson Park, Florida, and the defunct Utopia College, in Eureka, Kansas.