Winthrop Rockefeller Quotes

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Winthrop Rockefeller
37th Governor of Arkansas
In office
January 10, 1967 â€“ January 12, 1971
Lieutenant Maurice Britt
Preceded by Orval Faubus
Succeeded by Dale Bumpers
Personal details
Born May 1, 1912
New York City, New York
Died February 22, 1973(1973-02-22) (aged 60)
Palm Springs, California
Resting place Winrock Farms
Morrilton, Arkansas
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Jievute Paulekiute
(m. 1948–1954; divorced)
Jeannette Edris
(m. 1956–1971; divorced)
Relations See Rockefeller family
Children Winthrop Paul Rockefeller
Profession politician
Religion Methodist

Purple Heart
Bronze Star Medal

Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Army
Years of service 1941–1945
Rank Colonel
Unit 77th Infantry Division
Battles/wars World War II

Today is a great day, not only of healing and reconciliation, but also coming together. I’m so glad the whole Little Rock Nine was alive and here to see this.
Winthrop Rockefeller
I have enjoyed the personal use of money; but I have gotten the greatest satisfaction from using it to advance my beliefs in human relations, human values.
Winthrop Rockefeller
I yearn to see other chief executives throughout the nation follow suit, so that as a people we may hasten the elimination of barbarism as a tool of American justice.
Winthrop Rockefeller