William Rice Net Worth
William Rice made money by Actors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, William Rice earned $93 Million. Exact sum is $93000000.
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Birth date: March 14, 1816, Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Death date: September 23, 1900, New York City, New York, United States
Birth place: Vermont, USA
Profession: Actor, Director, Writer
Spouse: Margaret Bremond (m. 1850)
Wikipedia Source: William Rice
William Marsh Rice was an American businessman who bequeathed his fortune to found Rice University in Houston, Texas. Rice was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, the third of ten children of David and Patty Rice. His first job was as a grocery store clerk in Springfield, at the age of 15. By age 22, he had purchased the store from its owner. In 1838, Rice traveled to Texas in search of new business opportunities. Unfortunately, all the merchandise from his store was lost at sea, and Rice was forced to start anew in Houston as a clerk. He soon set up the Rice and Nichols general store with his business partner Ebenezer Nichols. This business was the foundation for what would later become William M. Rice and Company.