Biography - A Short Wiki
American religious figure and leader of the YMCA. He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946 for his work in establishing and strengthening international Protestant Christian student organizations that worked to promote peace.
He was a chief figure at the World missionary Conference in 1910.
He was offered free passage on the Titanic in 1912 but turned it down in favor of a more humble liner.
How did John Mott die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||89 years|
|Birthday||May 25, 1865|
|Death date||January 31, 1955|
|Place of death||Orlando, Florida, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"A most highly multiplying trait in point of far-reaching influences is that of ability to discover and use strong men. This trait stands out impressively in Rothschild's 'Lincoln, Master of Men'."John Mott
"We have nothing less to do than to get inside of whole peoples and change their motives and dispositions."John Mott
"It is a startling and solemnizing fact that even as late as the twentieth century, the Great Command of Jesus Christ to carry the Gospel to all mankind is still so largely unfulfilled."John Mott
"While life lasts, I am an evangelist."John Mott
"Extreme nationalism and Bolshevism have broken up the old world, a new world is in the making. It is literally true that old things are passing away; all things may become new, granted we have wise, unselfish, and determined guides."John Mott