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About George Soros
George Soros is a Hungarian-American businessman. He is the Chairman of Soros Fund Management and the Open Society Foundations. He is also the founder of the Central European University in Budapest.
He became famous in 1992 for selling 10 billion american dollars and making a profit of 1 billion dollars during the Black Wednesday UK currency crisis. He has the nickname "The Man Who Broke the Bank of England". He is one of the 30 richest people in the world. His net worth is 23 billion american dollars.
His Personal Life
He has been married 3 times and he has 5 children.
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Famous quotes by George Soros
An open society is a society which allows its members the greatest possible degree of freedom in pursuing their interests compatible with the interests of others.George Soros
Bush's war in Iraq has done untold damage to the United States. It has impaired our military power and undermined the morale of our armed forces. Our troops were trained to project overwhelming power. They were not trained for occupation duties.George Soros
I chose America as my home because I value freedom and democracy, civil liberties and an open society.George Soros
I give away something up to $500 million a year throughout the world promoting Open Society. My foundations support people in the country who care about an open society. It's their work that I'm supporting. So it's not me doing it.George Soros
If the terrorists have the sympathy of people, it's much harder to find them. So we need people on our side, and that leads us to be responsible leaders of the world, show some concern with the problems.George Soros
Just as the process of repealing national alcohol prohibition began with individual states repealing their own prohibition laws, so individual states must now take the initiative with respect to repealing marijuana prohibition laws.George Soros
My foundations support people in the country who care about an open society. It's their work that I'm supporting. So it's not me doing it. But I can empower them. I can support them, and I can help them.George Soros
We must recognize that as the dominant power in the world we have a special responsibility. In addition to protecting our national interests, we must take the leadership in protecting the common interests of humanity.George Soros
Who most benefits from keeping marijuana illegal? The greatest beneficiaries are the major criminal organizations in Mexico and elsewhere that earn billions of dollars annually from this illicit trade - and who would rapidly lose their competitive advantage if marijuana were a legal commodity.George Soros
George Soros' Popularity
George Soros is a famous Hungarian-American businessman, who was born on August 12, 1930. As a person born on this date, George Soros is listed in our database as the 4th most popular celebrity for the day (August 12) and the 14th most popular for the year (1930).
People born on August 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. George Soros is the 249th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to George Soros' birthday, George Soros is the 2nd most famous Hungarian-American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Budapest, Hungary.
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