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About Rupert Murdoch
Rupert Murdoch is an American business magnate best known as the founder and CEO of the multinational mass media corporation News Corporation, the second-largest media conglomerate in the world, which was later split into New News Corp and 21st Century Fox in 2013. Through his corporation, Murdoch also owns the film studio 20th Century Fox, the publishing company HarperCollins, and the international daily newspaper The Wall Street Journal.
Phone Hacking Scandal
During the 2000s Murdoch was under heavy publicity when one of the publications under his corporation, News of the World, was accused of utilizing phone hacking and police bribery to get stories, most notably on celebrities, politicians, and members of the British Royal Family. The scandal eventually forced the 168-year old newspaper publication to be shut down in 2011. Although, Murdoch did not face any charges due to him being not in direct control of the publication’s methods.
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Famous quotes by Rupert Murdoch
Advances in the technology of telecommunications have proved an unambiguous threat to totalitarian regimes everywhere.Rupert Murdoch
Everybody at home speaks mandarin except me.Rupert Murdoch
I felt that it's best just to be as transparent as possible.Rupert Murdoch
I'm a strange mixture of my mother's curiosity my father, who grew up the son of the manse in a Presbyterian family, who had a tremendous sense of duty and responsibility and my mother's father, who was always in trouble with gambling debts.Rupert Murdoch
I'm considered homophobic and crazy about these things and old fashioned. But I think that the family - father, mother, children - is fundamental to our civilisation.Rupert Murdoch
I'm not a knee-jerk conservative. I passionately believe in free markets and less government, but not to the point of being a libertarian.Rupert Murdoch
In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example - and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved.Rupert Murdoch
It's a libel to say that I use my newspapers to support my other business interests. The fact is, I haven't got any other business interests.Rupert Murdoch
Money is not the motivating force. It's nice to have money, but I don't live high. What I enjoy is running the business.Rupert Murdoch
No one's going to be able to operate without a grounding in the basic sciences. Language would be helpful, although English is becoming increasingly international. And travel. You have to have a global attitude.Rupert Murdoch
One thing I resent is the slur that I just support political candidates because of the business.Rupert Murdoch
So long as I can stay mentally alert - inquiring, curious - I want to keep going. I love my wife and my children, but I don't want to sit around at home with them. We go on safaris and things like that. I can do that for a couple of weeks a year. I'm just not ready to stop, to die.Rupert Murdoch
The buck stops with the guy who signs the checks.Rupert Murdoch
The UK desperately needs less government and freer markets.Rupert Murdoch
The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.Rupert Murdoch
We've got to lift our game tremendously. We'll sell our business news and information in print, we'll sell it to anyone who's got a cable system, and we'll sell it on the Web.Rupert Murdoch
When you're a catalyst for change, you make enemies - and I'm proud of the ones I've got.Rupert Murdoch
Rupert Murdoch's Popularity
Rupert Murdoch is a famous Australian-born entrepreneur, who was born on March 11, 1931. As a person born on this date, Rupert Murdoch is listed in our database as the 9th most popular celebrity for the day (March 11) and the 10th most popular for the year (1931).
People born on March 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Rupert Murdoch is the 277th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Rupert Murdoch's birthday, Rupert Murdoch is the 67th most famous Australian and ranks 5th in famous people born in Adelaide, Australia.
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