Charles Munger was bornon 1 January 1924 in Los Angeles, California, United States, is Vice Chairman, Berkshire Hathaway. Charles Munger is #1386 in List Billionaires People In The World. As vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, Munger is Warren Buffett's right-hand man. He is also chairman of publisher Daily Journal Corp. and sits on the board of retailer Costco. The Omaha native left the Univ. of Michigan to become an Army meteorologist during World War II. Munger graduated from Harvard Law School in 1948 and met Buffett at a dinner party 11 years later. Like Buffett, he's a pragmatic investor and a major philanthropist, giving millions to universities.
As of January 2017 Munger has an estimated net worth of $1
In March 2016, Munger announced a further $200 million gift to UC Santa Barbara for state of the art student housing, tripling the record gift he gave for the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics
In October 2014, Munger announced that he would donate $65 million to the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara
On April 18, 2013, the University of Michigan announced the single largest gift in its history: a US$110 million gift from Munger to fund a new "state of the art" residence designed to foster a community of scholars, where graduate students from multiple disciplines can live and exchange ideas
On December 28, 2011, Munger donated 10 shares of Berkshire Hathaway Class A stock (currently valued at $202,285 per share, or $2
In 2009, Munger donated eight shares of Berkshire Hathaway Class A stock, worth nearly $800,000, to Harvard-Westlake
In 2007, Munger made a $3 million gift to the University of Michigan Law School for lighting improvements in Hutchins Hall and the William W
In 2006, Munger donated 100 shares of Berkshire Hathaway Class A stock, then valued at $9
In 2004, the Mungers donated 500 shares of Berkshire Hathaway Class A stock, then valued at $43
The Mungers had previously made a gift to build the $13 million Munger Science Center at the high school campus, a two-story classroom and laboratory building which opened in 1995 and has been described as "a science teacher's dream"
According to Buffett's essay, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville," published in 1984, Munger's investment partnership generated compound annual returns of 19
in 1976, after losses of 32% in 1973 and 31% in 1974
In early 1943, a few days after his 19th birthday, he dropped out of college to serve in the U
Charles Thomas Munger (born January 1, 1924) is an American investor, businessman, author, and philanthropist