Joseph Peter Grace


Born: 5/25/1913 in Manhasset, New York, USA
Died: 4/19/1995
Age: 81
Cause of death: cancer

Noted For: chemical producer; president and CEO (1945-92) then chairman (1992-95) of W. R. Grace and Co. Appointed by President Reagan to chair the President's Private Sector Survey on Cost Control (aka "The Grace Commission") to identify waste and abuse in the federal government (1983).