Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1936/10/09 Hindenburg departs Lakehurst for a day over Boston and back. The 72 passengers are said to have a combined net worth of more than one billion dollars. Henry Ford, Walter Chrysler, Alfred P Sloan Jr and Walter C Teagle were invited but did not go. Passenger Hangar No 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
1946/12/00 Wallace Harrison and Nelson Rockefeller buy the "X city" site along the East River from William Zeckendorf for $8.5 million ($111 million in 2019). Developer Headquarters of the United Nations New York City
1952/00/00 Nelson Rockefeller buys Edward Hopper's "Portrait of Orleans" from the Rehn Gallery, New York. Owner Portrait of Orleans
1954/10/00 Nelson Rockefeller hires Henri Matisse to design a stained-glass window honoring his mother, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller. Benefactor Union Church of Pocantico Hills Mount Pleasant, NY
1979/01/26 Nelson Rockefeller dies of a heart attack in his townhouse at 13 W 54th St while working with Megan Marshack, a 25-year-old aide. An ambulance was called about an hour later. Died Residences at 5-15 West 54th Street New York City
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