Stories of Cleveland's history from 1875 – 1929

Hear the Cleveland Storyteller share the entertaining stories of Cleveland's past, including John D. Rockefeller, Samuel Mather, Laura Mae Corrigan and other notable personalities. Dan Ruminski creates a spellbinding entertainment experience—The Storyteller in his chair, sharing unique stories of Millionaires' Row.

Watch Cleveland Storyteller Dan Ruminski talk about John D. Rockefeller

Dan's carefully researched stories are constantly updated, fresh, and shared at events and venues throughout the Cleveland area. His presentations are ideal for corporate events, fundraisers, and groups seeking a unique glimpse of Cleveland's past.

His goal is to entertain while promoting Cleveland nationally, rebuild Cleveland pride, and overcome outdated, uncomplimentary stereotypes.


Speaking Engagements
Title of Talk Date & Time Location

Cleveland's Millionaires’ Row and the Van Sweringen Brothers

October 15, 2017 2:00 pm Country Estate of the Van Sweringen Brothers
3450 Roundwood Road, Hunting Valley, Ohio 44022 - Directions & Registration and Tour info

Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row

October 18, 2017 7:00 pm Lakewood Historical Society Women's Board Meeting
Not Open to the Public

Millionaires’ Row

October 20, 2017 6:30 pm Parkside Church-The Commons Room
7100 Pettibone Road, Bainbridge - Directions

Registration Required

The Francis Drury Story, Drury Theater and The Cleveland Playhouse

October 24, 2017 7:00 pm Euclid Public Library
631 East 222 Street, Euclid - Directions
$Contact: Donna 216-256-9727

Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row

October 29, 2017 5:00 pm Sara's Place

New Historic Venues

As part of the corporate keynotes series, Dan now offers presentations from these historic locations.
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