• Born date: 1795-02-18
  • Born in: United states
  • Death date: 1869-11-04
  • Death in: London
George Peabody

George Peabody (/ˈpiːbədi/ PEE-bə-dee; February 18, 1795 – November 4, 1869) was an American-British entrepreneur and philanthropist who founded the Peabody Trust in Britain and the Peabody Institute and George Peabody Library in Baltimore, and was responsible for many other charitable initiatives.