John C. Bogle

American investor and money manager (1929–2019)

John Clifton "Jack" Bogle (May 8, 1929 – January 16, 2019) was an American investor, businessman, and philanthropist. He was the founder and chief executive of The Vanguard Group. He was born in Montclair, New Jersey. He was known for his 1999 book Common Sense on Mutual Funds: New Imperatives for the Intelligent Investor.[1][2]

John Clifton "Jack" Bogle
Born8 May 1929
Died16 January 2019
Occupation(s)Author, Investor, Philanthropist

Bogle died of esophageal cancer on January 16, 2019, at his home in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, aged 89.[3]


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  2. Scott Burns (March 13, 2010). "A visit with John Bogle". Seattle Times.
  3. Wyatt, Edward (2019-01-16). "John C. Bogle, Founder of Financial Giant Vanguard, Is Dead at 89". The New York Times. Retrieved 2019-01-16.

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