David Koch, Billionaire Industrialist and Conservative Activist, Dies at 79

Credit: WorldNews- Published on August 23, 2019
David H. Koch, the billionaire industrialist and philanthropist whose family empire has wielded significant political influence in conservative circles, has died. He was 79. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my brother David,” his older brother, Charles Koch, said in a statement on Friday. “Anyone who...
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Published on August 23, 2019 -  00:34
Billionaire David Koch Has Died At 79
Billionaire industrialist David Koch, a major backer of conservative causes and political candidates, has died. Koch was a driving force behind the conglomerate "Koch Industries " and was one of the world’s richest people. Charles Koch, David's brother and Koch Industries Inc’s chairman, confirmed the death in a statement. According to Reuters, Koch had fought a lengthy battle with prostate cancer and stepped down from the company in 2018.

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