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Carl Lindner

Carl Lindner

(1919 – 2011)

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Carl Lindner

Carl Lindner
(1919 – 2011)

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Carl Lindner

(1919 – 2011)
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About Carl
This is an online obituary dedicated to Carl Lindner. Carl Lindner, Jr. was a Cincinnati businessman and one of the world's richest people. According to the 2006 issue of Forbes Magazine's 400 list, Carl Lindner was ranked 133 and was worth an estimated $2.3 billion. After dropping out of school at 14 during the Great Depression, he helped to expand his family's dairy business into United Dairy Farmers, a large chain of convenience stores. With his three sons, he controls roughly 42% of American Financial Group, a holding company based in Cincinnati, Ohio whose primary business is insurance and investments.
Carl Lindner was a part owner and Chief Executive Officer of the Cincinnati Reds until he sold a majority
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interest to a group led by Robert Castellini on November 2, 2005 and stepped down as CEO. Carl Lindner remained an active partner in the organization after the transaction. In 1997, Carl Lindner was inducted into Junior Achievement's U.S. Business Hall of Fame.
Carl Lindner donated to charitable causes and political campaigns. The Lindner family has supported several Cincinnati private schools, including Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, which was founded by the Lindners. Carl Lindner supports his Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS program within the University of Cincinnati's College of Business. His Great American Insurance Company was once the title sponsor of the Cincinnati Masters tennis tournament. Phillips
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Chapel Church honored Lindner with the addition of the Carl Lindner, Jr Fellowship Hall.
Most recently, in June 2011 The University of Cincinnati honored Mr. Lindner by renaming the College of Business the Carl H. Lindner College of Business after him in recognition of his and his families contributions to the college, university, and business community.
Carl Lindner, Jr. passed away on the 17th October 2011. This online tribute has been created to honor his life and the work he has done for charity. May he rest in peace.
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This is an online obituary dedicated to Carl Lindner. Carl Lindner, Jr. was a Cincinnati businessman and one of the world's richest people. According to the 2006 issue of Forbes Magazine's 400 list, Carl Lindner was ranked 133 and was worth an estimated $2.3 billion. After dropping out of school at 14 during the Great Depression, he helped to expand his family's dairy business into United Dairy Farmers, a large chain of convenience stores. With his three sons, he controls roughly 42% of American Financial Group, a holding company based in Cincinnati, Ohio whose primary business is insurance and investments.
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