August Alsina vs Alicia Koplowitz

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Singer, Songwriter
Net worth 2018
$2.94 Billion
Singers
Industry
Investments
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Residence
Madrid, Spain
United States
Country
Spain
03/09/1992
BirthDay
12/09/1954
Children
3
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2015

His second studio album titled ‘This Thing Called Life’ released on December 11, 2015

2014

‘I Luv This Shit’ not only garnered favourable critical review and immense fame and popularity for him but also received gold certification from ‘Recording Industry Association of America’ on March 6, 2014, for shipping 500,000 copies which on October 2 was updated to platinum (1,000,000)

2013

His single titled ‘Ghetto’ from ‘Downtown: Life Under the Gun’ featured in urban contemporary playlist on December 9, 2013 and remained the most added single on urban contemporary radio till the week’s end on December 12

2012

The two other mixtapes of Alsina that came out in 2012 were ‘August Alsina University’ and ‘Throwback’

2011

Although an ‘Untitled’ mixtape of Alsina comprising of six acoustic covers came out in October 2011, he released his debut mixtape titled ‘The Product’ in April 2012

2010

However, following the unsolved murder of Melvin who was shot and killed on August 31, 2010, Alsina took the road to music again to start afresh in life

2007

’In 2007 he uploaded his first video on YouTube comprising of a cover song of Lyfe Jennings titled ‘Hypothetically’ from the album ‘Lyfe 268-192’

2005

Following the 2005 Hurricane Katrina his mother relocated him to Houston, Texas, for a better life

1992

Augusta Alsina was born on September 3, 1992, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to August Alsina Sr

2017

The same month De Cárdenas also won in the Spanish courts the marquisate of Almendares from another Cuban man, meanwhile in the previous month (February 2017), she gained the marquisate of Campo Florido from Koplowitz's niece, Alicia Alcocer-Koplowitz

2013

She ranks as Spain's richest woman in Forbes 2013 World's Richest People list (#589 in the world)

2012

In 2012, FCC had dropped to fifth largest in Spain while its competitor Grupo ACS (with the sisters' ex-husbands Alberto Cortina & Alberto Alcocer among its largest shareholders) is now the largest construction and services company in the world

2009

In 2009 she was named an honorary member of the Spanish Society of Psychiatrists for her efforts to promote the study and development of child and adolescent psychiatry

2004

Alicia Koplowitz also promoted, built and donated to the State the largest hospital in Europe specialized in multiple sclerosis in 2004 (Alicia Koplowitz Multiple Sclerosis Hospital)

2003

Among her distinctions and awards, she was awarded the Gran Cruz de la Orden del Mérito Civil (May 2003), Chevalier de La Légion d'honneur of France (Knight of the Legion of Honour, of France), the prize for the recognition of her career from the State of Madrid in 2007 (Premio Persona Singular de la Comunidad de Madrid), the Gold Medal from the Spanish State in 2009 and the Gold Medal from the Red Cross in 2013

1999

The first investment in funds of hedge funds was made in 1999

1998

In 1998, Alicia created Omega Capital, a venture capital firm specializing in growth

1994

She has created two foundations: Fundación Vida y Esperanza (in 1994), that helps children, adolescents and young adults with social, family and financial problems with housing, education and work

1992

In 1992, CYCSA merged with 'Fomento de Obras y Construcciones, S

1990

In 1990, the sisters returned to the board of CYCSA, filling the seats vacated by their husbands

1973

The sisters gave up their board seats to their husbands and the "Albertos", as they were known, made the firm grow spectacularly from 1973 onwards and diversified acquiring real estate, Banco Zaragozano, and 47 percent of Catalonia construction firm Fomento de Obras y Construcciones SA (FOCSA)

1969

In 1969, Alicia's sister Esther married Alberto Alcocer and six months later, Alicia married Alberto Alcocer's cousin Alberto Cortina, the son of Pedro Cortina Mauri, foreign minister during the Franco period and founder of the beer brand San Miguel

1968

Her Cuban-born mother, Esther Romero de Juseu y Armenteros (died 1968), started a legal battle to obtained the Marquisate of El Real Socorro, which ended in 1971 with Koplowitz gaining the nobiliary title; her sister Esther obtained in court in 1988 the County of Peñalver

1962

In 1962, her father died in a horse-riding accident and her mother enlisted Ramón Areces, a close friend of her father and the president of El Corte Inglés S

1960

He slowly built the company, carefully cultivating relationships during the precarious Franco era, and when Spain experienced a construction boom in the early 1960s, the company flourished

1954

Alicia was born in Madrid (Spain) in 1954, the second and youngest daughter (after Esther, born in 1953) of Ernesto Koplowitz Sternberg, a Jewish businessman from Upper Silesia (Germany) who settled down in Spain to escape the increasing German Nazi persecution in the early-1930s, and Esther Romero de Juseu y Armenteros, a Spanish aristocrat

1952

Using his German language skills, her father first worked for the German electronics company AEG and then in 1952, borrowing funds from a German friend, purchased the construction company Construcciones y Reparaciones S

1950

) Her parents married in 1950 in a Catholic ceremony