|Date of Birth||April 1, 1803|
|Place of Birth||Denmark|
Robert Chapman was born on April 1, 1803 in Denmark. He died on Dec 6, 1902 (age 99). Danish religious leader who was known as the “apostle of Love” and who became a prominent figure within the Plymouth Brethren. He served as a pastor of a Strict Baptist chapel and was a member of the group.
When he was 15 years old, he made the journey to London in order to find work as a clerk. Five years later, in 1823, he completed his apprenticeship and was admitted to the bar. He devoted the majority of his spare time to going to visit and assisting the less fortunate residents of London. He was the scion of a prosperous Anglican merchant family hailing from Whitby in the county of Yorkshire.
Robert Chapman is an entrepreneur and investor with a net worth of $600 million. He is the founder of Chapman Capital, a hedge fund with over $1 billion in assets. Chapman is a major contributor to the Republican Party and has served on the finance committees of both the RNC and the NRSC. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the National Republican Congressional Committee.