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Biography

Jeff Bezos is known as an American entrepreneur. He is most famous for being the founder of Amazon and claiming the title of richest man in the world.

Jeff Bezos was born on January 12, 1964, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Jacklyn Gise Jorgensen and Ted Jorgensen. TAt the point when Bezos was 4 years of age, his mom remarried Mike Bezos, a Cuban immigrant. Bezos graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 1986 with a degree in software engineering and electrical building. Bezos demonstrated an early enthusiasm for how things work, transforming his folks' carport into a lab and apparatus electrical contraptions around his home as a youngster.

He moved to Miami with his family as a young man, where he built up an affection for PCs and graduated valedictorian of his high school. It was during high school that he started his first business, the Dream Institute, an instructive day camp for fourth, fifth and sixth graders.

Career

Entrepreneur and internet business pioneer Jeff Bezos is the originator and CEO of the e-commerce giant, Amazon, proprietor of The Washington Post and organizer of the space investigation organization Blue Origin.

In August 2019, Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, sold $2.8 billion worth of Amazon stock. Amazon's originator and CEO sold 1.5 million offers in the organization from July 29 to Aug. 2, at a pace of around 200,000 to 320,000 offers for each day. As he sold the stock, Amazon's stock value fell about 6% through the span of a week ago. 

Family, Wife, Divorce and Children

Jeff Bezos met MacKenzie Tuttle when the two of them worked at D.E. Shaw. He was a senior VP and she was working a clerical specialist to pay the bills to support her writing career. The couple dated for short time prior to getting engaged and married in 1993. MacKenzie was a fundamental part of the achievement of Amazon, making Amazon's first marketable strategy and filling in as the organization's first bookkeeper. 

After over 25 years of marriage, Jeff and MacKenzie separated in 2019. As part of the separation settlement, Jeff's stake in Amazon was sliced from 16 percent to 12 percent, putting his stake at almost $110 million and MacKenzie's at more than $37 billion. MacKenzie declared that she wanted to give half of her riches to philanthropy. Jeff and MacKenzie had four children together. 

Girlfriend

Directly after Bezos declared his separation from MacKenzie in January 2019, The National Enquirer distributed a 11-page report of the his extramarital affair with TV host Lauren Sanchez. Sanchez separated from her significant other in April 2019. She and Bezos were seen together in the months that pursued.

Date Modified: Aug 23, 2019

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