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William Waldorf Astor
1st Viscount Astor
Partner of 
William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor

Built the Waldorf Hotel, New York
William Waldorf Astor
1st Viscount Astor

Viscount William Waldorf Astor

Age

71

Born

31 Mar 1848

Died

18 Oct 1919

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor Bio Details

Full name

Viscount William Waldorf Astor

Also known as

Willie Astor

Gender

Male

Age

71

Date of birth

31 Mar 1848

Birth place

New York, USA

Date of death:

18 Oct 1919

Place of death

Western House, Brighton, East Sussex, England, UK

Occupations

Author

Newspaper Proprietor

Hotelier

Barrister (1875)

Education

Columbia University, New York, United States

John Jacob Astor and William Waldorf Astor are cousins and both built New York Hotels
The Waldorf and The Astoria - both hotels were adjacent and joined by a corridor
These hotels have been knocked down and rebuilt in a different location named The Waldorf-Astoria
William bought Hever Castle in Kent. It was once owned by Anne Boyleyn's father.

Partners of 
William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor

Mary Astor

Married

5 children together

6 Jun 1878

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor Children

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor Partner(s) Other Children

Waldorf Astor 2nd Viscount Astor

born 1879, died 1952, age 73
with Mary Astor

Pauline Astor

born 1880, died 1972, age 92 (approx.)
with Mary Astor

John Astor

born 1881, deceased, age 110 (presumed dead)
with Mary Astor

John Jacob Astor 1st Baron Astor of Hever

born 1886, died 1971, age 85
with Mary Astor

Proprietor of London newspaper The Times

Gwendolyn Astor

born 1889, died 1902, age 13 (approx.)
with Mary Astor

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor Family

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's parents:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's father was John Jacob Astor III William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's mother was Charlotte Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's children:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's son was Waldorf Astor 2nd Viscount Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's daughter was Pauline Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's son was John Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's son was John Jacob Astor 1st Baron Astor of Hever William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's daughter was Gwendolyn Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's former partners:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's former wife was Mary Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandparents:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandfather is Thomas Gibbes William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandfather was William Backhouse Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandmother is Margaret Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandparents:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandfather is John Armstrong William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandfather was John Jacob Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandmother was Sarah Astor   William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandfather was Johann Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandmother was Maria Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandchildren:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was Sir Jakie Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was Lord William Waldorf Astor II 3rd Viscount Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's granddaughter was Nancy Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was David Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was Michael Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was Gavin Astor 2nd Baron Astor of Hever William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was Hon Hugh Waldorf Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's grandson was Hon John Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandchildren:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great granddaughter is Polly Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandson is William Waldorf Astor III 4th Viscount Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great granddaughter is Janet Gordon-Lennox William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great granddaughter is Pauline Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandson is David Astor CBE William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandson is James Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great granddaughter was Kathleen Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great granddaughter is Georgina Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandson is John Jacob Astor 3rd Baron Astor of Hever William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great grandson is Hon Philip Astor   William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Will Astor IV William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Jake Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great granddaughter is Flora Rycroft William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Charles Gordon-Lennox William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is William Gordon-Lennox William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Frederick Gordon-Lennox William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great granddaughter is Eloise Gordon-Lennox William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Henry Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great granddaughter is Joanna Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Thomas Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great granddaughter is Rose Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great granddaughter is Martha West William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great great grandson is Hon Charles Astor   William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great grandson is Nelson Rycroft William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great granddaughter is Pandora Rycroft William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great granddaughter is Lydia Rycroft William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great grandson is Waldorf Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great granddaughter is Allegra Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great granddaughter is Sibyl Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great granddaughter is Grace Van Cutsem William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great grandson is Rafe Van Cutsem William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's 3x great grandson is Charles Van Cutsem


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's uncles and aunts:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's aunt was Emily Ward William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's uncle-by-marriage was Sam Ward Jr William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's aunt was Laura Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's aunt was Mary Carey William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's uncle-by-marriage is John Carey William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's uncle was William Backhouse Astor Jr William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's aunt-by-marriage was Caroline Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's uncle was Henry Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's aunt was Sarah Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great uncles and aunts:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great aunt was Magdalen Bristed William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great aunt was Sarah Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great uncle was John Jacob Astor II William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great aunt was Dorothea Langdon William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great uncle was Henry Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's great aunt was Eliza Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousins:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was John Jacob Astor IV William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Margaret Chanler William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Son Of Sam Ward William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Margaret de Stuers William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Emily Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Helen Roosevelt William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Charlotte Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's cousin was Caroline Astor


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousins once removed:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Alice Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Lewis Chanler William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Jonkheer de Stuers William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Mary de Stuers William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Marguerite von Oberndorff William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Hubert de Stuers William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was William Vincent Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was John Jacob Astor VI William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was John Bentzon William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed is Sarah Bentzon William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Charles Bristed William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Sarah Boreel William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed is Louisa Langdon William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed is Cecilia Langdon William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Eliza Langdon William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's first cousin once removed was Mary Langdon


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's second cousins:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's second cousin was William Boreel William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's second cousin was Alfred Boreel William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's second cousin was Robert Boreel


William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's former in laws:

William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's former daughter in law was Lady Nancy Astor William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor's former daughter in law was Violet Astor