Anthony Gustav de Rothschild

Anthony Gustav de Rothschild

Born Jun 26, 1887

Anthony Gustav de Rothschild was a British banker and member of the Rothschild banking family. Born in London, England, he was the third and youngest of the three sons of Leopold de Rothschild (1845–1917) and Marie Perugia (1862–1937). A part of the prominent Rothschild banking family of England, he was educated at Harrow School and the University of Cambridge where he secured a Double First in history.… Read More

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1887 Birth Born in 1887.


1917 30 Years Old Leopold de Rothschild died in early 1917 and the following year when the War ended, Anthony became one of the managing partners of the family's N M Rothschild & Sons banking house in London. … Read More
1926 39 Years Old In 1926, he married Yvonne Cahen d'Anvers (1899 - 1977). … Read More


1934 47 Years Old Anthony de Rothschild liked exotic luxury automobiles. He purchased a 1934 Hispano-Suiza K6 and a J12 model for himself and his wife. … Read More


1938 51 Years Old In December 1938 Rothschild was appointed chairman of the Emigration (Planning) Committee, a subcommittee of the Council for German Jewry. … Read More
1941 54 Years Old In 1941 the German Luftwaffe bombed the Royal Hospital Chelsea in Chelsea, London and Anthony de Rothschild brought a group of elderly pensioners to live at Ascott for the remainder of the War.


1949 62 Years Old In 1949 Anthony de Rothschild donated Ascott House together with the its art collections to the National Trust. … Read More
1961 74 Years Old 1 More Event
Anthony de Rothschild retired as head of the N M Rothschild & Sons banking house in 1961 and was succeeded by his son, Evelyn de Rothschild. … Read More
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