Spencer Truman Olin
|Born||August 20, 1900
|Died||April 14, 1995
Jupiter Island, Florida,
|Known for||Spencer T. & Ann W. Olin Foundation|
|Political party||Republican Party|
|Board member of||Olin Corporation|
|Children||Spencer T. Jr., Mary Dell, Barbara Ann, Eunice Whitney|
|Parents||Franklin W. Olin &
Mary Mott Moulton
Franklin Walter Jr., John Merrill
Spencer Truman Olin (August 20, 1900 - April 14, 1995) was an American industrialist and philanthropist. He was an executive of the Olin Corporation, founded in 1892 by his father, Franklin W. Olin. He was very active in the Republican Party throughout much of his adult life and served as the party's national finance chairman from 1958 to 1960 and treasurer of the Republican National Committee from 1960 to 1962.
He married Ann Whitney. They established the Spencer T. & Ann W. Olin Foundation, which funds environmental groups and health and medical education and services.
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