Sylvan Goldman

About Sylvan Goldman

Birth Day: November 15, 1898
Birth Place: Oklahoma
Birth Sign: Scorpio

Sylvan Goldman net worth

Sylvan Goldman was born on November 15, 1898 in Oklahoma who has a net worth 2020 of $400 million.
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💰Sylvan Goldman Net worth: $400 million (Updated at 15 September 2020)


Best known for inventing the shopping cart, he also contributed to the development of the supermarket. He opened the Sun Grocery Company, Oklahoma's first supermarket, in 1920.

Before Fame

He left school after the eighth grade. During World War I, he was stationed in France.


He introduced the shopping cart at the grand opening of his Humpty Dumpty supermarket stores in Oklahoma City.

Family Life

With his wife, Margaret, he had two sons: Alfred and Monte.

Associated With

Fellow inventor Joseph-Michel Montgolfier also created a famous basket: the seating compartment of the hot air balloon.