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20 AMAZING JEFF BEZOS FACTS

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Jeffrey Preston Bezos (born 12 January, 1964) is an American entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist. He is best known as the founder, chairman and CEO of Amazon. He is the world whealthiest person with his net worth $150 billion in July. So We concluded some most amazing facts about JEFF BEZOS.

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Jeff Bezos birth name is Jeffrey Preston Jorgenson

Jeff Bezos birth name is Jeffrey Preston Jorgenson. His parents got a divorce when he was just a year old. She later married Miguel Bezos, who was an immigrant from Cuba, when Jeff was four.

Jeff Bezos wrote the entire business plan for Amazon.com while on a car trip

It require lots of time and space to come up with a plan for new business, but Jeff Bezos wrote the entire business plan for Amazon.com while on a car trip from New York to Seattle.

2018 Jeff Ranks number one on the Forbes list of The World’s Billionaires

In March 6, 2018 Jeff Ranks number one on the Forbes list of The World’s Billionaires, with a net worth of $112 billion. He becomes the first billionaire on the list with over $100 billion.

As a teen jeff spent a summer as a fry cook in McDoland's in Miami

As a teen jeff spent a summer as a fry cook in McDoland's in Miami, Florida. There he studied the company's automation of the kitchen.

amazon during the first month

In 1995 during the first month of business, Amazon sold books in all 50 states and 45 international locations. They were making sales worth $80,000 a month.

Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post for $250 million in cash

In 2013 Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post for $250 million in cash and wrote in the paper about his intention to try keeping things as usual.

Bezos has always had an interest in space travel

Bezos has always had an interest in space travel. In his high school valedictorian speech, he even talked about wanting to set up human space colonies so that the Planet Earth could be kept as a nature preserve.

Jeff Bezos wife MacKenzie

Jeff Bezos was employed at D.E. Shaw when he met his future wife. The former MacKenzie Tuttle was a direct report to Bezos at the firm, but the two began a courtship in 1992 and were married in 1993.

Bezos had two near death experiences

Bezos had two near death experiences, The first was in 2001, when he was in Seattle during a harrowing 6.9 magnitude earthquake. The next near death experience was in 2003, when he was in a helicopter crash.

Jeff and Mackenzie have four children together

Jeff and Mackenzie have four children together - three sons and a daughter who was adopted from China.

2011 Bezos and his wife donate $15 million at Princeton University

In 2011 Bezos and his wife donate $15 million to create the Bezos Center for Neural Circuit Dynamics at Princeton University.

Jeff bezos and his wife divorce

In January 9, 2019 a joint statement announce by Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie that they are getting a divorce after 25 years of marriage.

Bezos was 25th largest landowner in the US

Bezos was 25th largest landowner in the US. His largest property by size is the 30,000-acre ranch in Van Horn, Texas that serves as the base for Blue Origin - Bezos private space company.

Jeff Bezos take Great customer service very seriously

Jeff Bezos take Great customer service very seriously, he is adamant that every Amazon customer be treated well, as it improves the likelihood of more business from him or her in the future.

Bezos is decidedly against using the software package at Amazon

Bezos is decidedly against using the software package at Amazon or any of his businesses. Instead he told his employees to write out their ideas and proposals, sometimes as long as five or six pages.

Time magazine named him its Person of the Year

In 1999 when Amazon was just taking off, Time magazine named him its Person of the Year.

Bezos has a cameo role as an alien in the movie, Star Trek Beyond

In 2016 Jeff Bezos has a cameo role as an alien in the movie, Star Trek Beyond.

Jeff Bezos was an early investor in Google

Jeff Bezos was an early investor in Google, In 1998 he putting $250,000 in the company.

world's first trillionaire

According to oxfam an international network of organizations working to alleviate poverty, Bezos could become the world's first trillionaire in the next 25 years.

Bezos was insatiably curious in his childhood

Bezos was insatiably curious in his childhood as an example, he created an alarm that was designed to keep his younger siblings from entering his room. He also created a science laboratory in his parents garage so he could conduct his experiments in a safer space.

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