Who is Bernard Baruch?

Bernard Baruch

Bernard Mannes Baruch (/bəˈruːk/; August 19, 1870 – June 20, 1965) was an American financier, stock investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advising U.S. Presidents Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D. Roosevelt on economic matters and became a philanthropist.

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Bernard Baruch Handicap
... The Bernard Baruch Handicap is an American Thoroughbred horse race held annually in early to mid August at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York ... First run in 1958, the Bernard Baruch is named for the statesman, an advisor to various Presidents of the United States, and a lover of horses, thoroughbred horse ...
Bernard Baruch - Purchase of Hobcaw Barony (Bellefield Plantation), Georgetown County, South Carolina
... Between 1905 and 1907, Bernard Baruch systematically purchased a total of approximately 15,560 acres (63 square kilometers) of the former 18th century Hobcaw Barony, also known as Bellefield ... Baruch subsequently developed sections of the property as a winter hunting resort ... Baruch ...
Billy Rose - Life and Work
... victory that he was hired by Bernard Baruch and, in the vernacular of the present day, 'networked' his way to a greater career ... Billy Rose began his career as a stenographic clerk to Bernard Baruch of the War Industries Board during World War I, and became head of the clerical staff ... "Wine, Women and Words", dedicated to Rose's early patron Bernard M ...
Hobcaw Barony - History
... Barnard Baruch acquired the tract and additional land in three purchases from 1905 to 1907 to be developed as a winter hunting resort ... Starting in 1935, Baruch transferred parts of Hobcaw Barony to his daughter, Belle Baruch ... In 1956, Bernard Baruch established the Bernard M ...

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    To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
    Bernard Baruch (1870–1965)

    One of the most important findings to come out of our research is that being where you want to be is good for you. We found a very strong correlation between preferring the role you are in and well-being. The homemaker who is at home because she likes that “job,” because it meets her own desires and needs, tends to feel good about her life. The woman at work who wants to be there also rates high in well-being.
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    It’s a dangerous thing to be married right up to the hilt, like my daughter’s husband. The man is at home all day, like a damned soul in hell.
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)