Seebohm Rowntree

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Birthday
7, 1871
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Oct 7, 1954 (83)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1871
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Oct 7, 1954 (83)

About

British researcher, social reformer, and industrialist who has studied many topics including poverty.

Before Fame

He studied chemistry at Owen's College, Manchester and later joined his family's firm in 1899.

Trivia

He became an Honorary Founder Member of the British Institute of Management in 1947.

Family Life

He was inspired by his father, Joseph Rowntree 's work which led him to his own poverty research.

Associated With

He was from the United Kingdom like poet John Masefield .