Warren Buffett, known as one of the most popular American businessmen in the United States. Born in Omaha, Nebraska on August 30, 1930, he is the wealthiest investor and the third richest person in the United States. With a net worth of over $87.5 billion, he continues to show and teach the world anything is possible.
Destined for a future in business Warren Buffett actual childhood began at the age of 7 where he was inspired by a book in the library. Starting his own business as a kid with coca cola products, chewing gum, magazines, etc, he became very determined with his career. With his business set aside, he did manage to graduate from Woodrow Wilson High School, followed by graduating with a degree from the University of Nebraska in Bachelor of Science of Business Administration, and a Master of Science in Economics from Columbia.
After completing his studies, he started his career at Buffett-Falk & Co, as an investment salesman. After this company, he left Buffett-Falk and began working at Graham-Newman Corp, as a securities analyst. With a little over 2 years at this company, he was luckily so wealthy and filled with such knowledge he was able to retire and close his partnership, which is how started Buffet Partnership, Ltd.
In 1957 he was already managing 3 partnerships that gave him a blessing to him become a millionaire. In 1970, he invested and took control over a textile manufacturing firm Berkshire Hathaway, making him a Chairman and CEO of the company. Overall the story of Warren Buffett is fascinating, he had such a determination from such a young age and continues to do so with every aspect of business magnate, investments, philanthropist, dollars, health, tax, etc.