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Kirk Kerkorian


CEO of Tracinda Company. He once kept a fortune greater than $16 billion. He was an amateur welterweight champ after falling out of college in eighth quality. He held huge stocks of MGM, General Motors, as well as the Ford Electric motor Company stocks. He previously a short third relationship to Lisa Bonder that finished in 1998. He elevated two daughters, Tracy and Linda. He was 40 areas behind Warren Buffett in the Forbes 2008 set of the richest people.

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Full Name Kirk Kerkorian
Date Of Birth June 6, 1917
Place Of Birth Fresno, CA
Profession Entrepreneur
Education Morton Air Academy
Nationality American
Spouse Lisa Bonder, Jean Maree Hardy, Hilda Schmidt
Children Tracy Kerkorian, Linda Kerkorian
Parents Ahron Kerkorian, Lily Kerkorian
Awards National Hero of Armenia
Star Sign Gemini

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1During the 1930s, he occasionally worked for forty cents an hour as a laborer at MGM. In 1969, he was so wealthy that he bought the legendary studio.
2US-born Kerkorian is the world's richest Armenian, USSR-born Sergei Parajanov is the world's most famous Armenian filmmaker.
3American financier; billionaire, chairman and major stockholder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corporation; real estate investor; purchaser of the Las Vegas Strip's Flamingo Hotel; builder of the International Hotel, which opened on July 2, 1969, and was at the time the largest in the world; and founder of Trans International Airlines Corporation. He was also a good friend of Cary Grant.



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Where I Stand: The Hank Greenspun Story2008DocumentaryHimself

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The 88th Annual Academy Awards2016TV SpecialHimself (Memorial Tribute)

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1There was a time I was aiming at $100,000. Then I thought I'd have it made if I got a million dollars. Now it isn't the money.

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