James Rand Jr., Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

James Rand Jr.

American businessman

Date of Birth: 18-Nov-1886

Place of Birth: North Tonawanda, New York, United States

Date of Death: 03-Jun-1968

Profession: businessperson

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About James Rand Jr.

  • James Henry Rand Jr.
  • (November 18, 1886 – June 3, 1968) was an American industrialist who revolutionized the business record industry.
  • He founded American Kardex, an office equipment and office supplies firm which later merged with his father's company, the Rand Ledger Corporation.
  • Rand later bought out and merged with several other companies, notably the Remington Typewriter Company, to form Remington Rand.
  • In 1955, Rand merged his corporation with the Sperry Corporation to form Sperry-Rand, one of the earliest and largest computer manufacturing companies in the United States.

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