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 Simon Guggenheim

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Simon Guggenheim

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 Nov 1941 (aged 73)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Plot Myosotis Plot
Memorial ID 6274923 View Source
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US Senator. He was elected as a Republican Senator from Colorado to the United States Senate, serving from 1907 to 1913. Also a philanthropist, he established the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation in memory of his son. The foundation provided grants to scientists, scholars, and artists.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 20 Mar 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6274923
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6274923/simon-guggenheim : accessed ), memorial page for Simon Guggenheim (30 Dec 1867–2 Nov 1941), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6274923, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .