An American Businessman 

James S. Crown

 - Bio, Wiki, Facts

Image Source: ASPEN Institute

James Crown, an American businessman was born on 25-06-1953 in Chicago as James Schine Crown to Renee Schine and Lester Crown. He passed away on his 70th birthday.

He had a sister named Susan Crown. His paternal grandfather was industrialist Henry Crown and his maternal grandfather was hotel magnate Junius Myer Schine.

Image Source: ASPEN Institute

James Crown with Henry Crown

He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1976 from Hampshire College and then earned a Juris Doctor degree in 1980 from Stanford Law School, California.

Image Source: Stanford Law School

He worked as an associate for Salomon Brothers, New York, and became the vice president in 1983 at the Capital Markets Service Group.

Image Source: Wikipedia

He became the president of the family investment company "Henry Crown & Co." in 2002 and joined the company as CEO & chairman in 2018.

Image Source: Google Images

He also served at the University of Chicago as chairman of the board of trustees from 2003 to 2009.

Image Source: Facebook

He was married to Paula Hannaway in 1983 and together they had four children Torie Crown, Summer Crown, W. Andrew Crown &  Hayley Crown.

Image Source: The Denver Post

He was also known as James S. Crown (short of his birth name), and his nickname Jim Crown.

Image Source: BFA

He died on 25-06-2023 the day of his 70th birthday in a car accident at the racetrack of Aspen Motorsports Park in Woody Creek, Colorado. 

Image Source: Google Images