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Harold Hamm
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Hamm at the 2012 Time 100 gala
Born
Harold Glenn Hamm

December 11, 1945 (1945-12-11) (age 75)
Net worth Decrease US$5.6 billion
(March 2020)
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Judith (divorced 1987)
Sue Arnall (divorced 2014)
Children 5

Harold Glenn Hamm (born December 11, 1945) is an American entrepreneur. He is best known for he development of the large shale oil resources of the Bakken formation.

As of January 2018, Hamm's net worth is said to be $14.2 billion, making him the 79th richest person in the United States.

In 2012, presidential candidate Mitt Romney named Hamm as his energy advisor.

In 2016, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump was thinking about making Hamm United States Secretary of Energy.

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