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Walter Chrysler

Walter P. Chrysler portrait
Born Walter Percy Chrysler
(1875-04-02)April 2, 1875
Wamego, Kansas, U.S.
Died August 18, 1940(1940-08-18) (aged 65)
Kings Point, New York, U.S.
Cause of death Cerebral hemorrhage
Resting place Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Residence Forker House, Kings Point, Long Island, New York
Alma mater International Correspondence Schools in Scranton PA (presently Penn Foster Education)
Occupation Machinist, manager, entrepreneur
Known for Founding Chrysler Corporation
Board member of Chrysler Corporation
Spouse(s) Della Viola Forker
(died 1938 at age 58)
Children 1) Thelma Irene (1902-1957)
2) Bernice Chrysler (1906-1979)
3) Walter Percy Jr. (1909-1988)
4) Jack Forker Chrysler (1912-1958)
Parent(s) Henry (Hank) Chrysler
Anna Maria Chrysler

To me every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
Every new development, highway, railroad, steamship line, building operation, whether it be a drainage project in old Greece or a new water system in Peru, means an added use of the automobile.
Walter Chrysler
I like to build things. I like to do things.
The real secret of success is enthusiasm.
I feel sorry for the person who can’t get genuinely excited about his work. Not only will he never be satisfied, but he will never achieve anything worthwhile.
Walter Chrysler
It devolves upon the United States to help to motorize the world.