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At 11:45 am, tuesday, june 29, 1971, thomas j watson, jr, announced in a nationwide telephone message to employees that he was stepping down as ibm chairman and chief executive officer. Definitions of thomas watson jr, synonyms, antonyms ^ thomas j watson jr ibm corporation us business hall of fame laureate archive junior achievement. Thomas watson jr the man who built ibm into a computer giant was racked by angst at the notion of filling his father's shoes but worry was a relentless motivator. Thomas j watson was born in campbell, new york, the fifth child and only son of thomas and jane fulton white watson his four older siblings were all girls —jennie, effie, loua, and emma his father farmed and owned a modest lumber business located near painted post, a few miles west of elmira, in the southern tier region of new york.
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Thomas watson jr was born on january 14, 1914 ibm biography of watson jr business positions preceded by thomas j watson: ceo of ibm. Thomas j watson biography and related resources thomas j watson (february 17, 1874 in campbell, new york - june 19, 1956) became general manager in 1914 and president in 1915 of the ctr company, which later changed its name to ibm, and rescued it from near extinction. Visit amazoncom's thomas j watson page and shop for all thomas j watson books check out pictures, bibliography, and biography of thomas j watson.
Thomas j watson, jr (1914-1993) assumed control of international business machines (ibm) from his father in 1956 under his leadership, ibm entered the computer market, focusing on sales, service, and adaptation. Thomas j watson was the only son of thomas and jane fulton white but quotes his son and then ibm president thomas j watson, jr, at the annual ibm stockholders. Thomas watson, jr thomas watson, jr was a poor student and often in trouble also he had trouble reading and had little self confidence the greatest moment of his childhood was when he flew in an airplane for the first time and saw his first film with sound, both on the same time.
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John thomas watson (1885–1954) was an american politician he served as attorney general of florida from 1941 to 1949 a respected resident of tampa, florida , j thomas watson had 3 sons patrick boisseau, j tom, jr and dean c patrick boisseau watson had a career as a colonel in the us army , tom watson, jr. Biography of pioneer thomas j watson, jr from jan lee's 1995 book computer pioneers, updated. Father son & co my life at ibm and beyond # hardback book with dust jacket by thomas j watson jr and peter petre # over 450 pages published.