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H. Ross Perot, Sr.

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Net worth 2018: $4.14 Billion
Industry: Technology
Residence: Dallas, Texas
Country: United States
BirthDay: 7 November 1958
Children: 5
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, United States Naval Academy
BIOGRAPHY

H. Ross Perot, Sr. was bornon 7 November 1958 in Dallas, Texas, United States. H. Ross Perot, Sr. is #530 in List Billionaires People In The World. Ross Perot quit IBM to found Electronic Data Systems in 1962. He netted $1.5 billion selling it to G.M. in 1986. He ran for president in 1992 and 1996, while treating Americans to half-hour long primetime infomercials on how he intended to fix the economy. In 2009 he sold Perot Systems to Dell Computer for $3.9 billion, netting $800 million.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$3.5 Billion

2010

$3.4 Billion

2011

$3.5 Billion

2012

$3.5 Billion

2013

$3.5 Billion

2014

$3.9 Billion

2015

$4 Billion

2016

$4 Billion

2017

$4 Billion

2018

$4.14 Billion

The world wants things done, not excuses. One thing done well is worth a million good excuses.

H. Ross Perot, Sr.
TIMELINE
2015

Hillwood's residential division, Hillwood Communities, was awarded by D Magazine’s D CEO as "Outstanding Single-Family Developer of the Year" in October 2015

2014

In 2014, the 5th Circuit Court affirmed that decision on appeal

2011

The lawsuit was dismissed in 2011, due in part to Cuban asserting proper management of the team due to its recent victory in the 2011 NBA Finals

2010

In June 2010, Cuban responded in a court filing maintaining Perot is wrongly seeking money to offset some $100 million in losses on the Victory Park real estate development

2007

In March 2007, presidential candidate Mitt Romney, seeking the Republican Party nomination selected Perot as a member of his Texas finance committee

2002

From 2002-2003, Perot served as chairman of the Texas Governor's Task Force for Economic Growth

2001

It was said that he was a basketball novice, or disinterested in the sport and was using his position as team owner to front his projects, most notably Victory Park, which was anchored by the American Airlines Center which opened in 2001

2000

He sold the team to Cuban in January 2000 and the franchise did not have a losing season in the 15 full seasons afterward, winning two Western Conference championships and the 2011 NBA championship

1996

Perot purchased the Dallas Mavericks NBA basketball team from original owner Don Carter in March 1996

1988

Perot is also Chairman of Hillwood, which he founded in 1988

1983

Perot was the 1983 recipient of the Langley Gold Medal from the Smithsonian Institution

1982

Using a Bell 206 L-1 Long Ranger II, Perot completed the circumnavigation on September 30, 1982

1980

He is well known for his 1980s development and ownership of the Fort Worth Alliance Airport and the residential community of Heritage, which is a successful development executed by the public-private partnership Alliance Texas

1958

(born November 7, 1958) is a real estate developer and American businessman who is best known for his development of AllianceTexas, an inland port near Dallas-Fort Worth, and his circumnavigation of the world in a helicopter at the age of 23

1006

Hillwood Communities recently kicked off several new LiveSmart communities in Texas, including the 1006

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