Who founded Chevron?

Answer Chevron was created by the federal government's breaking up of Standard Oil for antitrust violations in 1911. Standard Oil was founded by J.D. Rockefeller. Standard Oil was broken up into 34 new co... Read More »

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Who founded Baghdad, Iraq; when was it founded?

The city of Baghdad, Iraq, was founded by Caliph Al Mansur, who lived in the 8th century. There is evidence of civilizations in the area of Baghdad before this time, though not under the name Baghd... Read More »

Who is the founder of Chevron?

The company that became Chevron began as Pacific Coast Oil, formed in California in 1879 by Colonel Charles Felton. Pacific Coast Oil was later acquired by the Standard Oil Company. Chevron, in 200... Read More »

Who owns Chevron Oil?

Chevron Oil is owned by Chevron Corp. The San Ramon, Calif.-based firm is an international company involved in several sectors in the energy industry, including natural gas, crude oil and renewable... Read More »

Who owns Chevron?

Chevron is owned by Chevron Corp., an international energy company based in California. Chevron Corp. and is involved in many aspects of the energy industry, including crude oil, natural gas and re... Read More »