Marriott, Alice

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Name
Marriott, Alice Gender: F
Alice T. Sheets
born on 19 October 1907 at 15:30 (= 3:30 PM )
Place Salt Lake City, Utah, 40n46, 111w53
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 25°23' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 07°12 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 01°05'



Biography

American entrepreneur and philanthropist, who was married to J. Willard Marriott, founder of the hospitality company Marriott Corp.

She married Marriott in the Salt Lake Temple on 9 June 1927. That year, she worked as a bookkeeper with her husband at a root beer stand they both started. After introducing a Mexican-themed menu, the stand was renamed The Hot Shoppe and several more were opened. Alice and her husband opened their first motel, the Twin Bridges Motor Hotel in Arlington, Virginia, in 1957. This one motel grew into a chain of Marriott hotels.

Alice Marriott provided endowments to educational institutions. She died on 17 May 2000, aged 92.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate submitted by Sy Scholfield.

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 92)
  • Vocation : Business : Clerical/ Secretarial (Bookkeeper)
  • Vocation : Business : Entrepreneur