Alex Manoogian

Businessperson, Organization founder

1901 – 1996

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Who was Alex Manoogian?

Alexander "Alex" Manoogian was an Armenian-American industrial engineer, businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist who had most of his career in Detroit, Michigan. He and his wife Marie donated their home to the city, which uses the Manoogian Mansion as the mayoral residence. In addition to donations to local universities, the Manoogians donated substantial monies to churches, educational institutions and charities of the Armenian Diaspora, to preserve and continue their culture.

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Born
Jun 28, 1901
Smyrna
Also known as
  • Манукян, Алекс
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Nationality
  • United States of America
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Died
Jul 10, 1996
Detroit

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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