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Warren Buffett
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Buffett speaking to students from the University of Kansas School of Business, May 6, 2005
Born
Warren Edward Buffett

August 30, 1930 (1930-08-30) (age 89)
Nationality United States
Education Master of Science in Economics
Alma mater University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Columbia Business School
Occupation Chairman & CEO of
Berkshire Hathaway
Years active 1951–present
Salary US$100,000
Net worth Increase US$ 58.5 billion (2013)
Spouse(s)
Susan Thompson Buffett (m. 1952–2004)

Astrid Menks (m. 2006)
Children Susan Alice Buffett
Howard Graham Buffett
Peter Andrew Buffett
Signature
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Warren Buffett (born 30 August 1930) is an American investor who is known for his wealth. He was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He is a primary shareholder, chairman and CEO of the company Berkshire Hathaway. He is the third wealthiest person in the world. On April 11, 2012, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer, for which he completed treatment in September 2012.

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