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People/Characters: Vincent Astor

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The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes
The Last Mrs. Astor: A New York Story by Frances Kiernan
Making the Mummies Dance : Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Thomas Hoving
The Titanic, End of a Dream by Wyn Craig Wade
When the Astors Owned New York: Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age by Justin Kaplan

Character description

William Vincent Astor (November 15, 1891 – February 3, 1959) was a businessman and philanthropist and was the son of John Jacob Astor IV, millionaire and inventor; and his first wife, Ava Lowle Willing. Vincent Astor's 2nd wife was Mary Bendict Cushing, his 3rd was Brooke Russell Marshall Astor.

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