Jeff Bezos | Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth (2022), Relationship, Family, Children, Education, Facts, Wiki | American Entrepreneur

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About Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is an American Entrepreneur, Industrialist, Investor, and Spokesperson who is best known for being the director of a multi-billionaire company, Amazon. He was born on January 12, 1964, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. As of 2022, Jeff is 58 years old with 5 feet 7 inches tall in height.

Jeff has made his own path to success and is finally the first world richest billionaire to be listed by Forbes. He has successfully launched a series of start-ups which included Blue Origin which is a human spaceflight startup. He was also one of the first to buy shares in Google. He is seen as one of the most powerful American Personalities for his power, Net Worth, and political connections.

Educational qualification background

Jeff Bezos‘s educational background relates to Engineering as he graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University in 1986. He completed his high school education from a local High school in Miami however his elementary education was obtained in Houston from River Oaks Elementary School.

Jeff Bezos Family, Parents, & Siblings

Jeff Bezos was born in an average family settled in Mexico and his parents, Jacklyn and Ted Jorgensen. His young mother got divorced from Jeff’s father who was a motorbike mechanic. His mother settled with Mike Bezos who officially adopted Jeff at an age of 4. He was raised by his mother and his step-father, Mike in Houston, and then the family settled in Miami. Mike was also an engineer who seeded an early interest in Jeff to be an engineer.

Relationships, Wife, & Children

Jeff Bezos was involved in a marriage relationship with his wife, MacKenzie Tuttle, who used to work as a research associate. The couple got married in 1994 and lived years in a happy relationship with each other. The couple has three sons and a daughter whom Jeff adopted in China. Towards the latter half of their marriage years, the couple separated and finally got divorced on April 4, 2019. He was also linked to a romantic love relationship with Lauren Sanchez.

Income, Earnings, & Net Worth (2022)

Jeff Bezos started earning as an engineer for the initial 3 years after his engineering graduation. He found out that he needed to establish a business to be financially successful and he found Amazon as an e-book store. He first achieved the feat of being a millionaire in 1997 after collecting 54 million and soon in 1999, he was listed by Forbes as a billionaire registering a Net Worth of 10.1 billion USD. He climbed up by registering his Net Worth to be 45 billion USD in 2016. As of 2022, his Net Worth is estimated to be around 205 billion USD.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameJeff Bezos
Full Real NameJeffrey Preston Bezos
Date of BirthJanuary 12, 1964
Age58 years (2022)
Height5 feet 8 inches
Jeff bezos income per secondRoughly $231,000 per minute (Roughly eastimated)
Total number of children4
Birth PlaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Lives inMedina, Washington, U.S.
WifeMacKenzie Bezos (div)
Marriage date1993
Divorced date2019
SchoolRiver Oaks Elementary School
CollegeRiver Oaks Elementary School and Miami Palmetto Senior High School
UniversityPrinceton University
OccupationEntrepreneur / investor / philanthropist
Known forFounder of Amazon and Blue Origin
What is Blue Origin ?
It is a human space flight services
Bezos founded Blue Origin in the year of2000
Spaceflight tickets Price Per PersonFrom $200,000 to $300,000
Net worth205 billion USD (2022)
EducationElectrical engineer and computer science
Founded Amazon in the year of1994
First FatherTed Jorgensen
Second FatherMiguel Bezos
MotherJacklyn Bezos
Sister NameChristina Bezos
Brother NameMark Bezos
past experience work atExxon company, McDonald, Fitel, Bankers Trust etc
Amazon first real nameCadabra
Bezos took Amazon public in the year of1997
Jeff Bezos jetGulfstream G650ER private jet
First investment to Amazon$300,000 which was given by his parents
AwardsPerson of the Year 1999, one of America's best leaders 2008, An honorary degree, etc
Donation or CharityThe Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Worldreader etc
Jeff Bezos houseHe bought Manhattan apartments including a penthouse for $80 million
Jeff Bezos Seattle housesold for $620,000 in 2009
What languages does Jeff Bezos speak?English
How did Jeff Bezos make his money?By taking calculated risk and his learning atitude
Which city has the most billionaires?New York City 78 persons in 2015
In Review (2022)

Other Quick Summary

Country: USA

Nationality: American

Profession: Entrepreneur, Investor, Industrialist, Spokesperson,

Weight: N/A

Marital status: Divorced

Relationship status: Engaged

Girlfriend Name: Lauren Sanchez

Children/Kids: 4

Son Name: N/A

Daughter Name: N/A

Facebook Account: YES

Instagram Account:  YES

Twitter Account: YES

Wikipedia: YES


Movies & Tv-series: N/A

Tiktok username: N/A

Some facts about Jeff Bezos

  • He was one of the first shareholders in Google
  • He First included on Forbes in the year of 1999 with $10.1 billion of Net worth
  • Bezos first became a millionaire in 1997
  • He was named Person Of The Year in 1999 by the Times Magazine.
  • Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi presented the USIBC Global Leadership Award to him in 2016.
  • Bezos was invited to join Donald Trump‘s Defense Innovation Advisory Board but he declined.
  • He was described as a brilliant but cold-blooded personality by Nellie Bowles of the New York Times.
  • He was awarded Germany’s Axel Springer Award For Business Innovation and Social Responsibility.
  • His meeting with Amazon Investors limits to 6 hours per year in the annual meeting.
  • He doesn’t like early morning meetings.

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