William Randolph Hearst Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Career, and Net Worth 

William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph Hearst was an entrepreneur, newspaper publisher, and politician best known for founding the New York Times.

Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Phoebe Apperson Hearst and George Hearst gave birth to William Randolph Hearst in 1863. San Francisco was his birthplace. His father was a millionaire mining engineer, a goldmine owner, and a U.S. senator (from 1886 to 1891). On August 14, 1951, this celebrity passed away.

His mother was Irish, and her family was from Galway. She was also the first lady regent of the University of California, Berkeley, and has supported several anthropological missions and founded the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology.

William Randolph Hearst’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement

William Randolph Hearst died at 88, having been born on April 29, 1863. His height was 1.90 m, and his weight was N/A.

 William Randolph Hearst
William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph Hearst’s Profession & Career

He began his career in the publishing industry in 1887 after being offered regulation of The San Francisco Examiner by his wealthy father.

After relocating to New York City, this entrepreneur purchased The New York Journal and engaged in a fierce circulation war with Joseph Pulitzer’s New York World, which sold papers with huge headlines over bright stories highlighting corruption, crime, graphics, and innuendo.

William Randolph Hearst’s Income And Net Worth

William Randolph Hearst’s net worth was estimated to be $30 billion. He had made most of his fortune as an entrepreneur, newspaper publisher, and politician.

William Randolph Hearst’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship

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Quick facts

Full Name William Randolph Hearst, Sr.
Gender Male
Age at the time of death 88 years old
Birth Date 29 April 1863
Date of Death 14 August 1951
Birth Place San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality American
Height 1.90 m
Weight N/A
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
WifeMillicent Hearst (m. 1903–1951)
Children Yes (Randolph Apperson, Patricia Lake, William Randolph Hearst Jr., George Randolph, John Randolph, David Whitmire)
Profession Businessman, Newspaper Publisher, and Politician
Net Worth$30 billion
Brands N/A