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William L. Day

William L. Day, American banker.

Background

  • Day, William L. was born on December 5, 1907 in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Margaret (Dunning) Day.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1931.

    Career

    • Statistician Morgan Stanley & Company. New York City, 1936-1941. Partner Drexel & Company, 1941-1948.

      Executive vice-president, director First Pennsylvania Banking & Trust Company, Philadelphia, 1948-1952, president, director, 1952-1955, chairman, 1955-1972. Chairman Old Philadelphia Development Corporation. Director 1st Pennsylvania Corporation, John Wanamaker Stores, Mutual Assurance Company, Rorer-Amchem Inc.

      Board of managers Philadelphia Savings Fund Society Chairman board of trustees University of Pennsylvania.

    Membership

    Clubs: Philadelphia, Racquet, Mid Day (Philadelphia).

    Connections

    • Married Marcella Morgan, October 25, 1935. Children: Charles, Louise M. (Mistress.
    • father: Charles Day
    • mother: Margaret (Dunning) Day
    • spouse: Marcella Morgan
    • children: Charles Day
    • Louise M. (Mrs Day
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    Died December 31, 1973
    (aged 66)
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