"Bank of America founder A.P. Giannini birthplace
Amadeo Peter Giannini, founder of the Bank of Italy and now the Bank of America was born at 79 North Market Street on May 6, 1870.
Perhaps San Jose's most famous native, He is considered by many to be the greatest figure in American banking. A liberal in a conservative field, he revolutionized and humanized banking practices, creating the world's largest and most powerful branch-banking system while maintaining his commitment to the ideal of equal treatment and opportunity for all people.
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