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Clive Palmer

Australian Politician
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Net worth 2018: $2.2 Billion
Industry: Business People
Residence: Melbourne
Country: Australian
BirthDay: 26 March 1954
Sigh: Aries
Height: 1.82 m
Education: Southport State High School, Aquinas College, Southport, Toowoomba Grammar School, University of Queensland
BIOGRAPHY

Clive Palmer was bornon 26 March 1954 in Melbourne, Australian, is Australian Politician. One of the richest men in Australia, Clive Palmer wears many hats. He is a businessman, a member of the Australian Parliament and he even managed to establish his own political party. He was born to working class parents, but after putting in some hard work and receiving his real estate license, he began making a profit from property development. But, his aspirations went beyond that and Palmer began dabbling in politics. During this time, he worked to establish contacts in influential places and began setting up his own businesses, such as the one he is most known for today – Mineralogy. Though he is considered a mining tycoon, his interests have also stretched out into the tourism industry with a variety of resorts that bear his name. By assisting the less fortunate by giving back his time and his earnings, he has proven to have a nurturing side. He is a supporter of medicine research, as well. Although clearly a man who is invested in his career, he has also married and started a family. He appears to value his downtime, and he is an avid sports fan. He even sponsors a few teams. To know more about his life and works read on

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$2.2 Billion

TIMELINE
2013

Also in 2013, he announced plans to build a dinosaur park not unlike that of ‘Jurassic Park’

2012

Also in 2012, he was declared secretary general of the ‘World Leadership Alliance’

2009

He purchased ‘Palmer Nickel and Cobalt Refinery’ and ‘Queensland Nickel’ in 2009

2008

Also in 2008, he purchased Australia’s ‘Gold Coast United’ soccer club

2007

They had a son and a daughter together before she died of cancer in 2007

1986

During the 1986 campaign for the National Party, he served as the media spokesman

1984

Palmer founded ‘Mineralogy’, a mining company, in 1984

1983

During the 1983 state election, he served as the National Party's campaign director

1975

During his time at the ‘University of Queensland’, he studied law before dropping out in 1975

1974

In 1974, he joined the National Party of Australia, Queensland division

1954

Palmer was born March 26, 1954 in Melbourne, Australia

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