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Industrialist

Charles Henry Black, industrialist. Served with Air Corps United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Finance Executives Institute, Phi Kappa Psi.

Background

Black, Charles Henry was born on September 12, 1926 in Atlanta. Son of Charles Henry and Elfrida Elizabeth (Peterson) Black.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Southern California, 1950.

Career

Engineer, Hughes Aircraft Company, Culver City, California, 1950-1953;manager budgets, Lockheed Missiles & Space Division, Van Nuys, California, 1954-1957;director finance control and administration, guidance and control division, Litton Industries, Inc., Beverly Hills, California, 1958-1965;vice president finance, professional services and equipment group, Litton Industries, Inc., 1965-1970;corporation treasurer, Litton Industries, Inc., since 1971;treasurer, vice president, Litton Industries, Inc., 1976-1980;executive vice president, Great Western Finance Corporation and Great Western Savings & Loan Association, Beverly Hills, California, 1980-1982;senior vice president, Kaiser Steel Corporation, 1982-1984;executive vice president, director, Kaiser Steel Corporation, 1984-1985;vice chairman, Pertron Controls Corporation, Chatsworth, California, 1985-1986;private investor and corporation consultant, Pacific Palisades, California, since 1987. Director Investment Company American, Fundamental Investors Inc., Pertron ControlsCorp., James Mitchell & Company, Interdyne Company. Board of Governors Pacific Stock Exchange.

Trustee American Pathway Fund, Inc.

Membership

Served with Air Corps United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Finance Executives Institute, Phi Kappa Psi. Clubs: Los Angeles Country, California.

Connections

Married Bonnie Nicksic. Children: Charles Henry, Richard Swanton. Stepchildren– Laura Branch, Peter Branch.

father:
Charles Henry Black

mother:
Elfrida Elizabeth (Peterson) Black

spouse:
Bonnie Nicksic

child:
Charles Henry Black

child:
Richard Swanton Black

child:
Laura Branch Black

child:
Peter Branch Black