T. Boone Pickens is an American businessman and philanthropist known for being the architect of the Pickens Plan, whose goal is to drastically reduce America's dependence on foreign oil. He is also known for being the Chairman and CEO of BP Capital. He was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2003.
He married Toni Brinker in 2014. Prior to that marriage, he had been married to four different women, including Madeleine Paulson. He has four children from his first marriage to Lynn O'Brien. He adopted one of the daughters of his second wife Beatrice Carr Stuart.
In September 2014, he had an estimated net worth of $1 billion.
He, along with three of his children, filed a libel lawsuit against his son Michael after Michael made numerous allegations against his family, one of which claimed that Pickens physically abused him when he was younger and that led to his drug addiction problem later in life.
I have always believed that it's important to show a new look periodically. Predictability can lead to failure.T. Boone Pickens
I think I have more patience now than I did in the past.T. Boone Pickens
I'm a Republican. I don't want to go to heaven and have to face my family up there and tell them I voted for a Democrat.T. Boone Pickens
I've always believed that it's important to show a new look periodically. Predictability can lead to failure.T. Boone Pickens
If you can provide the funding and you get the leadership, you'll have a competitive team.T. Boone Pickens
In the history of America, we've never had an energy plan. We don't even realize the resources we have available to us.T. Boone Pickens
T. Boone Pickens
is a famous American businessman,
who was born on
May 22, 1928. As a person born on this date, T. Boone Pickens is listed in our database as the 13th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 22) and the 33rd most popular for the year (1928).
People born on May 22
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
T. Boone Pickens is the 496th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to T. Boone Pickens' birthday, T. Boone Pickens is the 3269th most famous American.
In general, T. Boone Pickens ranks as the 5946th
most popular famous person, and the 66th most popular businessman / businesswoman of all time.
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