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 John W. Bowser

John W. Bowser

Birth
Aurora, York Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 30 Mar 1956 (aged 63)
Aurora, York Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Burial Aurora, York Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 10495 · View Source
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Structural Engineer. Born in New York City, New York, he was the project engineer and construction Superintendent of the Empire State Building. At the time of it's completion in 1931, the Empire State Building was the tallest man made standing structure in the world and still remains one of the greatest tourism attractions ever. His grave in the Aurora Cemetery Ontario, Canada, is marked by a miniature Empire State building.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 9 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10495
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John W. Bowser (2 Jun 1892–30 Mar 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10495, citing Aurora Cemetery, Aurora, York Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .