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  1. Sep 22, 2013 · NEW YORK (Reuters) - George Soros, the 83-year-old billionaire investor, philanthropist and supporter of liberal political causes, married for a third time on Saturday, tying the knot with...

  2. George Soros, (born August 12, 1930, Budapest, Hungary), Hungarian-born American financier, author, philanthropist, and activist whose success as an investor made him one of the wealthiest men in the world. He was also known as a powerful and influential supporter of liberal social causes. Early life

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    Investor and philanthropist George Soros survived Nazi occupation followed by Communist-rule in Hungary in the mid-1940s and emigrated to London. There he studied economics and after earning his degree, moved to New York City in 1956, where he entered a life of finance. He began his renowned philanthropic efforts in 1979, and as of 2012, his lifeti...

    Soros was born György Schwartz in Budapest, Hungary, on August 12, 1930, to parents Tividar and Erzebat Schwartz. To avoid growing anti-Semite persecution, his father changed their surname to Soros in 1936. As a teenager, he survived the Nazi invasion and occupation of Hungary in 1944. After WWII ended, Soros emigrated from then-Communist-dominated...

    Soros graduated in 1952, and in September 1956, he sailed to New York and took a job at Wall Street brokerage firm F.M. Mayer. After working for a few more firms, in 1973, Soros set up his own hedge fund (the Soros Fund, soon after renamed the Quantum Fund and later the Quantum Fund Endowment) with $12 million from investors. The fund, with Soros a...

    Soros began his philanthropic activity in 1979, and he established the Open Society Foundations in 1984. The foundations fund a range of global initiatives “to advance justice, education, public health, business development and independent media.” The causes Soros helps with his foundations are numerous (the foundations’ list of activities goes on ...

    Soros has five children and has been divorced twice. He married his third wife, Tamiko Bolton, in 2013.

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  4. Jan 6, 2022 · After graduating in literature from New York University, Robert went on to found a network of foundations in Eastern Europe, most prominently the Central European University in Budapest. He married Melissa Robin Schiff in 1992 at the Temple Emanu-El in New York City. ADVERTISEMENT

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  5. Jun 28, 2019 · Soros is well known for his philanthropy, having given away more than $32 billion, according to his personal website . He has purchased a sprawling network of homes in the New York area,...

  6. Mar 11, 2023 · Celebrity Spouses The Untold Truth Of George Soros’ Wife – Tamiko Bolton By Benjy P. March 11, 2023 • Tamiko Bolton was born in 1971 in the US and came under the spotlight after marrying George Soros. • Tamiko works as a pharmacist and education consultant, and runs her own business selling dietary supplements.

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