The Gilded Age
John D Rockefeller
What: Rockefeller founded the standard oil company.
When: Rockefeller found the oil in 1870 in Ohio.
Where: He divorced his 1rst wife on March 16th 1962
Why: He was important because he became the richest man. Also he was the 1rst to be worth more than 1 billion dollars.
What: Edison was married twice and had 6 six kids
When: In 1877 Edison made his 1rst invention
Where: He Was born in Ohio and died in New Jersey
Why: he was important for making over thousands of inventions