John Jacob Astor age

John Jacob Astor (Entrepreneur ) was born in Walldorf, Germany on a Sunday, July 17, 1763 . John Jacob Astor is 257 years old. He is a Cancer and was born in the Year of the Goat .

Businessman and investor who became the first American multimillionaire after creating a monopoly in the fur trading industry.

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FULL NAME: John Jacob Astor
BIRTH DATE: July 17, 1763
BIRTHPLACE: Walldorf, Germany
AGE: 257 years old
ZODIAC: Cancer


John Jacob Astor is a Entrepreneur. He had one brother. He married Sarah Cox Todd, and together they had eight children. His first job was working for his father as a dairy salesmen.

DID YOU KNOW He started his business smuggling opium around the time of the Revolutionary War.

FACT He bought a lease on Manhattan island from Aaron Burr.

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Currently, John Jacob Astor is 257 years old. He will celebrate his 258th birthday on a Sunday, July 17th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.


John Jacob Astor’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, Cancer’s life pursuit is constant reassurance and intimacy and a secret desire to feel safe (emotionally, spiritually, romantically and financially). People of this zodiac sign like art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers and revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are: tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

John Jacob Astor was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

John Jacob Astor is a 257 years old Entrepreneur, who was born in July, in the Year of the Goat (1763) and is a Cancer.

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