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Owen D. Young

Born: Oct 27, 1874

Death: Jul 11, 1962

Birthplace: Stark

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Owen D. Young

Date of Birth : Oct 27, 1874
Date of Death : Jul 11, 1962
Birth Place : Stark

Owen D. Young was an American industrialist, businessman, lawyer and diplomat at the Second Reparations Conference in 1929, as a member of the German Reparations International Commission. He is best known for his SRC diplomacy and for founding the Radio Corporation of America. Young founded RCA as a subsidiary of General Electric in 1919; he became its first chairman and continued in that position until 1929.


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  • Entrepreneur
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