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William L. Day

banker

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