hugo stinnes

Stinnes

[shtin-uhs]
noun
Hugo [hoo-gaw; English hyoo-goh] , 1870–1924, German industrialist.
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hugo stinnes

German industrialist who emerged after World War I as Germany's "business kaiser," controlling coal mines, steel mills, hotels, electrical factories, newspapers, shipping lines, and banks.

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