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Robert V. Horton

Robert V. Horton, American educator. Member Kappa Sigma.


  • Horton, Robert V. was born on January 2, 1905 in at Rochester, New York, United States. Son of L. La Verne and Lena Parker (Boyd) Horton.

  • Education

    • Student Culver Military Academy, 1920-1922. Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1926. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1928.

      Master of Science in Economics, Purdue University, 1964.


    • Investment banker; with Goldman Sachs & Company, 1927-1978, general partner, 1941-1962, limited partner, 1963-1978. Director Endicott Johnson Corporation, Pillsbury Company, Whirlpool Company, DeSoto Inc., Kilwood Company, Munsingwear Inc. Associate professor economics Purdue University, 1964-1974, professor emeritus economics education, 1974-1978.

      Director Andrew Freeman Home.


    Member Kappa Sigma.; Clubs: Lafayette (Indiana) Country.


    • Married Helen Cameron, November 27, 1930. Children: Robert Cameron, Barbara Boyd.
    • father: L. La Verne Horton
    • mother: Lena Parker (Boyd) Horton
    • spouse: Helen Cameron
    • children: Robert Cameron Horton
    • Barbara Boyd Horton
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    Born January 2, 1905
    Died December 19, 1978
    (aged 73)