Which record company was founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in Detroit in 1959?

Answer According to the Encyclopedia of World Biographies, in 1959 Berry Gordy Jr. founded Motown Records. Gordy borrowed money from his father to start the company and began making records in a house in ... Read More »

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What record company did Berry Gordy Jr. create?

Berry Gordy Jr. created the Motown Record Corp. in 1959. Under Gordy's leadership, Motown would become the most successful African-American-owned music business in America. Among the artists record... Read More »

When was Berry Gordy born?

Berry Gordy is the founder of the famous Motown Records. He was born on November 28, 1929 in Detroit, Michigan. Berry was the seventh of eight children born to his parents, Berry Sr. and Bertha Gor... Read More »

What was the first company to make the first automatic plain paper copier in 1959?

The Xerox company produced the first automatic photocopier capable of printing on plain paper in 1959, according to the Industrial Designers Society of America. This landmark invention was known as... Read More »

Who founded Tiffany& Company?

In September 1837, Charles Lewis Tiffany and John B. Young started Tiffany & Young, "a stationary and fancy goods emporium" in New York City, according to the Tiffany website. In 1853, Charles Tiff... Read More »