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Pierre Lorillard IV
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    (October 13, 1833-July 7, 1901)
    Owned tobacco fields
    Invented the Tuxedo (October 1886)
    Founded Tuxedo Park (June 1, 1886)
    Named Tuxedo Park after the Native American word 'Tucseto'
    He created an outfit commonly worn by monkeys (and Davy Jones).
    He invented the tuxedo as an informal outfit to wear for his town's Autumn Ball (1886). He decided not to wear the outfit for this occasion.
    He restricted access to his hunting and fishing retreat in the Ramapo Mountains for the wealthy (less than 30 miles north of Manhattan).
    He inherited his fortune and his family's tobacco fields.
    He owned a horse (named Iroquois).
    He named his first son after himself.
    He named his outfit after his town, Tuxedo Park.
    He hired over 1800 workers to build the town of Tuxedo Park.
    His creation the tuxedo opened a ½ billion dollar per year industry.
    His town was inhabited by many wealthy people, including William Waldorf Astor.
    He was awarded the medal of Chevalier of the Legion of Honor from the French.
    In 2018, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 4 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 10 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 12 Votes: 58.33% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 10 Votes: 70.0% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 11 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 16 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 22 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 22 Votes: 59.09% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 248 Votes: 72.98% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 123 Votes: 58.54% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 176 Votes: 56.25% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 77 Votes: 58.44% Annoying
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