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Robert Ellsworth Gross

airplane manufacturer.

Robert Ellsworth Gross, American airplane manufacturer.

Background

Gross, Robert Ellsworth was born on May 11, 1897 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Robert H. and Mabel (Bell) Gross.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1919. Doctor of Laws, University Redlands, University of California.

Career

Chairman of the board, chief executive officer, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, since 1956. Director of Pacific Finance Corporation of California. Director Security First National Bank of Los Angeles.

Director Pennsylvania Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Membership

Clubs: California, Bel-Air Country.

Connections

Married Mary Bradford Palmer, October 4, 1920.

father:
Robert H. Gross

mother:
Mabel (Bell) Gross

spouse:
Mary Bradford Palmer