John Jacob Astor

NOUN
  1. United States capitalist (born in Germany) who made a fortune in fur trading (1763-1848)
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Start Error-Free Writing Linguix pencil

How To Use John Jacob Astor In A Sentence

  • The mention of this latter name tempts me to narrate an amusing story of old John Jacob Astor, the founder of the fortune of that family, and a man who was more noted for acquiring money than for giving it away for any purpose. Recollections of a Long Life
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy