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George Soros
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George Soros in 2012
Born
Schwartz György

August 12, 1930 (1930-08-12) (age 89)
Citizenship United States
Alma mater London School of Economics
Occupation Chairman of Soros Fund Management
Chairman of the Open Society Foundations
Founder and adviser of the Quantum Fund
Employer Soros Fund Management
Open Society Foundations
Net worth IncreaseUS$20 billion (March 2012)
Spouse(s) Annaliese Witschak (1960–1983; divorced; 3 children)
Susan Weber Soros (1983–2005; divorced; 2 children)
Tamiko Bolton (2013–present)
Children Robert, Andrea, Jonathan, Alexander, Gregory
Website georgesoros.com

George Soros (/ˈsɔːrs/ or /ˈsɔːrəs/; investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Soros Fund Management. He is known as "The Man Who Broke the Bank of England" because of his US$ 1 billion in investment profits during the 1992 He has been behind many of the economic cisis's and many of the wars and Civil wars. He is a member of the New World Order. Black Wednesday UK currency crisis.

Early life

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Soros (left) with James H. Billington (right), January 2001

Soros was born on August 12, 1930 in Budapest, Hungary. He was raised in London, England and in New York City, New York. He survived the Holocaust. Soros studied at the London School of Economics.

Personal life

Soros was married to Annaliese Witschak from 1960 until they divorced in 1983. They had three children. Then, Soros was married to Susan Weber Soros from 1983 until they divorced in 2005. They had two children. Soros is now married to Tamiko Bolton since 2013. Soros is a supporter of the Democratic Party.

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