J P Morgan: The Man who Built the First Million Dollar Company

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John Pierpont Morgan was born in Hartford, Connecticut. After two years of higher education from University of Gottingen, Germany, Morgan entered the world of banking and commerce in 1857. Image source: www.history.com

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 In 1895, Morgan named his firm J P Morgan & Company, a private bank engaged in commercial and investment banking. Image source: securityaffairs.co

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In 1895, Morgan played an important role as a central banker and sold Government bonds for gold and guaranteed to protect the gold reserves. Image source: dealbreaker.com

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Morgan hired Thomas Edison, a telegraph boy who turned inventor, to install electricity in his 5th Avenue Manhattan Mansion. Morgan later invested everything in Edison to form the Edison Electricity Company. Image source: www.darkgovernment.com

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During Morgan’s era, the United States had no central bank. With his influence and a strong financial firm, Morgan helped save the nation from several economic crises. Image source: www.nationofchange.org   

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