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James Paul Warburg

Also Known As: "Jimmy"
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Death: Died in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Cause of death: Heart attack
Place of Burial: Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Paul Moritz Warburg and Nina Jenny Warburg (Loeb)
Husband of Joan Warburg (Melber)
Ex-husband of Kay Swift and Phyllis Warburg
Father of Andrea Warburg Kaufman; <private> Carlotta Gagliano (Warburg); Kay Levin and <private> Warburg
Brother of Bettina Grimson (Warburg)

Managed by: Randy Schoenberg
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About James Paul Warburg


James Paul Warburg (August 18, 1896 – June 3, 1969) was a German-born American banker. He was well known for being the financial adviser to Franklin D. Roosevelt. His father was banker Paul Warburg, member of the Warburg family and "father" of the Federal Reserve system. After World War II, Warburg helped organized the Society for the Prevention of World War III in support of the Morgenthau Plan.

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James Paul Warburg's Timeline

August 18, 1896
Hamburg, Germany
September 29, 1922
Age 26
New York, NY, USA
June 3, 1969
Age 72
Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States