Henry J. Kaiser Biography

Henry John Kaiser was an American industrialist who became known as the father of modern American shipbuilding. He established the Kaiser Shipyards, which built Liberty ships during World War II, after which he formed Kaiser Aluminum and Kaiser Steel. Kaiser organized Kaiser Permanente health care for his workers and their families. He led Kaiser-Frazer followed by Kaiser Motors, automobile companies known for the safety of their designs. Kaiser was involved in large construction projects such as civic centers and dams, and invested in real estate. With his acquired wealth, he initiated the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonprofit, non-partisan, charitable organization. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Henry J. Kaiser
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Entrepreneur, Businessperson
Date of Birth:
May 9, 1882
Astrological Sign:
Taurus
Date of Death:
August 24, 1967
Age at Death:
85
Marriages
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