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J. Peter Grace

AKA Joseph Peter Grace, Jr.

Born: 25-May-1913
Birthplace: Manhasset, NY
Died: 19-Apr-1995
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business, Activist, Philanthropist
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: W.R. Grace scion

Father: Joseph P. Grace
Brother: Charles M. Grace
Sister: Janet Maureen Grace
Wife: Margaret Fennelly (m. 1941, nine children)
Son: J. Peter Grace III
Son: William R. Grace
Son: Michael Stephen Grace
Daughter: Margaret Mary Grace-Shethar
Daughter: Mary Janet Grace
Daughter: Nora Mary O'Donnell
Son: Patrick Peyton Grace
Daughter: Theresa Mary Sears
Son: Christopher Gregory Grace
Mother: Janet MacDonald Grace

    High School: St. Paul's School, Concord, NH
    University: BA, Yale University (1936)
    Administrator: Trustee, University of Notre Dame
    Administrator: Trustee, Boston University
    Administrator: Trustee, Fordham Preparatory School
    Administrator: Trustee, Fordham University
    Administrator: Trustee, Grace Institute

    WR Grace & Co. CEO (1945-92)
    Member of the Board of Atlantic Mutual Insurance Co.
    Member of the Board of Brascan Limited
    Member of the Board of Chemed Corp. Chairman
    Member of the Board of Citibank
    Member of the Board of Citicorp
    Member of the Board of Ingersoll-Rand
    Member of the Board of Kennecott Copper
    Member of the Board of Miliken & Co.
    Member of the Board of Magnovox
    Member of the Board of Marine Midland Corp.
    Member of the Board of Stone & Webster Inc.
    American Institute for Free Labor Development Chairman of the Board
    AmeriCares Chairman, Advisory Committee (1982-95)
    Catholic Youth Organization Archdiocese of New York (1951)
    Citizens Against Government Waste Co-Founder
    Council for National Policy
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Emergency Committee for American Trade
    Friends of the Democratic Center in Central America Board of Directors
    Knights of Malta
    National Bureau of Economic Research Development Committee
    National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine Chairman
    Newcomen Society of the United States
    Radio Free Europe Chairman
    US Council for International Business Board of Trustees
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