George Hearst, Jr.’s profile picture

George Hearst, Jr.

George Hearst, Jr.’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $1.9 Billion
Industry: Media
Country: United States
Children: 4
BIOGRAPHY

George Hearst, Jr. was born in United States. George Hearst Jr is twin brother to fellow billionaire Phoebe Hearst Cooke, and he is the grandson of media baron William Randolph Hearst, the man responsible for creating "yellow journalism" - that is, sensational, tabloid-style tales. His family's media empire today includes newspapers, magazines, TV and radio stations, and stakes in cable networks ESPN, Lifetime, and A&E. The cable holdings are doing especially well: The Hearst family's stake in ESPN is now worth more than $6 billion. The family owns the 90,000-square-foot Hearst Castle in San Simeon, Calif; the state has paid the Hearsts $95 million to preserve the property.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2010

$1.8 Billion

2011

$1.9 Billion

2012

$1.9 Billion

2018

$1.9 Billion

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