American pilot and eventual businessman who later on became a millionaire movie producer and NEVADA recluse. He was among the wealthiest folks of his period and used a lot of his prosperity for philanthropy.? He appreciated building factors as a boy, like a radio transmitter and mechanized bicycle. His movies had been big-budget extravaganzas that challenged the public mores of his time. They included The Racquet from 1928, Hell’s Angels from 1930, and Scarface from 1932. He wedded Ella Botts Grain in June 1925, however they divorced in 1929. He pursued many well-known females throughout his lifestyle, including Ava Gardner, Olivia de Havilland, and Katharine Hepburn. He was portrayed by Leonardo DiCaprio in The Aviator in 2004.