Nelson Rockefeller


Born: 7/8/1908 in Bar Harbor, Maine, USA
Died: 1/26/1979
Age: 70
Cause of death: heart attack.

Full name: Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller
Noted For: governor of New York, R (1959-1973); U.S. Vice President under Gerald Ford, R (1974-77). Was nominated Vice President after Nixon's resignation and Ford's ascension to President. Grandson of John D. Rockefeller, older brother of banker David Rockefeller.