Anton Hulman, Sr. (1864 - 1942)

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Nicknames: "Tony"
Birthplace: Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA
Death: Died in Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA
Occupation: businessman
Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1864

Death: Feb. 9, 1942

Father of Anton Hulman Jr. He willed Hulman & Co., a multimillion-dollar business, to his son, who was also a successful businessman and generous philanthropist, and who is best remembered for purchasing and resurrecting the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, which had fallen into disrepair through inactivity during World War Two, and developing the Indianapolis 500 into the "Greatest Spectacle in Racing.


Burial: Calvary Cemetery Terre Haute Vigo County Indiana, USA

Maintained by: Find A Grave Record added: Aug 28, 2000 Find A Grave Memorial# 11929

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Tony Hulman Sr.'s Timeline

1864
October 4, 1864
Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA
1942
February 9, 1942
Age 77
Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA
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Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA