John Bogle

John Bogle is the founder and former Chairman of Vanguard Inc., an author, and investor advocate.

John Bogle books

John Bogle, author

John Bogle was a prolific author of books, beginning with his 1993 publication of Bogle on Mutual Funds: New Perspectives for the Intelligent Investor, followed by his classic 1999 Common Sense on Mutual Funds: New Imperatives for the Intelligent Investor.

Later books, such as The Battle For the Soul of Capitalism and Stay the Course examined the mutual fund industry, corporate ethics and the history of Vanguard, Inc.

TitleTitle

Bogle on Mutual Funds, McGraw-Hill, 1993

Common Sense on Mutual Funds, John Wiley& Sons, 1999

John Bogle on Investing: The First 50 Years, McGraw-Hill, 2000

Character Counts, McGraw-Hill, 2002

The Battle for the Soul of Capitalism, Yale University Press, 2005

The Little Book of Common Sense Investing, John Wiley & Sons 2007

Enough, John Wiley & Sons, 2008

Common Sense on Mutual Funds (updated), John Wiley & Sons, 2009

Don’t Count on it, John Wiley & Sons, 2010

The Clash of the Cultures, John Wiley & Sons, 2012

Stay the Course, John Wiley & Sons, 2018

John Bogle on the Bogleheads forum

John Bogle occasionally posted on the Bogleheads forum. The table below provides links to these posts.

TitleDate
Re: Bogle Sounds a Warning on Index FundsDec. 4, 2018
Yes, I’m 89 all right!lMay 15, 2018
Re: HAPPY 10TH BIRTHDAY BOGLEHEADS FORUMFeb. 19, 2017
2015 Bogleheads Conference Message from Jack BogleOct. 20, 2015
Re: Happy Birthday Mr. BogleMay 15, 2015
2014 Bogleheads Conference Message from Jack BogleOct. 27, 2014
Re: TAYLOR’S 90th BIRTHDAYJan. 28, 2014
A Message from JackOct. 22, 2013
Re: WSJ Article and Podcast about the BogleheadsOct. 08, 2013
THANKS, BOGLEHEADS, FROM JACK BOGLEMay 13, 2013
THANKS FOR BOGLEHEADS XIOct. 26, 2012
JACK BOGLE’S MESSAGE TO BH: Two Birthdays!Feb. 21, 2012
BOGLEHEADS X–THE BEST!Oct. 19, 2011
New Staff Assistant for Jack BogleJun. 24, 2011
JACK BOGLE SENDS THANKS!Oct. 19, 2010
CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKS From JACK BOGLEOct. 24, 2009
JACK BOGLE REPLIES: Oh, to be 70 again!May 13, 2009
HAPPY NEW YEAR! FROM JACK BOGLEJan. 03, 2009

In memoriam posts

John Bogle died on January 16, 2019. The following topics on the Bogleheads® Forum reflect both member and public sentiment regarding Mr. Bogle and his legacy. See our wiki page, John Bogle, for a biography.

TopicDate
John Bogle has died at age 89Jan. 16, 2019
The Worth Of A Man: A Tribute To John C. BogleJan. 16, 2019
Jack Bogle’s Obituary From The FamilyJan. 17, 2019
Tributes to Jack BogleJan. 17, 2019

See also

John Bogle’s various books, articles, speeches, academic publications, as well as selected video interviews are available in the following pages.

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John Bogle
Books and forum postings


John Bogle: articles and speeches
Articles, speeches, papers, op-eds


John Bogle video
Substantive interviews