Emmy Winner Shohreh Aghdashloo on 'The
VarietyEmmy Winner Shohreh Aghdashloo on 'The Expanse,' Trump and Stereotypes of Middle Eastern ActorsVarietyYou recently starred in “The Promise,” the drama financed by Kirk Kerkorian about the Armenian genocide. Another film was released almost at the same time, titled “The Ottoman Lieutenant,” which critics charge takes the side of the genocide denialists.
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 9:45 am
Outraged widow's battle over dead Kerkorian
MyNewsLA.comOutraged widow's battle over dead Kerkorian billionaire's big bucks ...MyNewsLA.comA widow's battle for $600 million from the estate of billionaire Kirk Kerkorian hit a temporary legal roadblock Tuesday with a ruling by a Los Angeles judge.and more »
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 12:57 pm
Letters to Barron's - Barron's
Letters to Barron'sBarron'sThe time to invest in such companies is when earnings yields are low or nonexistent, not when they are high (see, for example, Kirk Kerkorian's spectacularly successful Chrysler investment in 1990). Technology may change, but time-tested principles of ...
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 9:43 pm
From amateur boxer to billionaire: Kirk
Public Radio of ArmeniaFrom amateur boxer to billionaire: Kirk Kerkorian would be 100 todayPublic Radio of ArmeniaDropping out of school in eighth grade, Kerkorian became a fairly skilled amateur boxer under the tutelage of his older brother Nish Kerkorian, fighting under the name “Rifle Right Kerkorian” to win the Pacific amateur welterweight championship. Kirk ...
Posted on 6 June 2017 | 6:23 am
Poor immigrant's son Kirk Kerkorian went
dailytelegraph.com.auPoor immigrant's son Kirk Kerkorian went from amateur boxer to billionairedailytelegraph.com.auTHE young man had a proposition for famous aviatrix Florence “Pancho” Barnes. The pioneer aviator, who broke Amelia Earhart's air speed record, had bought a horse ranch and farm on land north of Los Angeles where she had opened a hotel, bar and also ...
Posted on 5 June 2017 | 7:09 am
Attorney Caught in Wiretapping Scandal Loses
A Los Angeles jury found Christensen guilty of paying private investigator Pellicano more than $100,000 to wiretap the ex-wife of his billionaire client Kirk Kerkorian in a high-profile child custody dispute. Christensen, once managing partner of what is ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:21 pm
Minor convictions reversed against celebrity
Well-heel clients never charged in the scheme included Paramount Pictures Corp. Chairman Brad Grey, billionaire casino owner Kirk Kerkorian and comedian Chris Rock. The foul-mouthed detective was convicted at two trials of 78 counts, including racketeering ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:12 am
Kirk Kerkorian: Las Vegas Mogul Dead At 98
Kirk Kerkorian a Las Vegas mogul, who understood businesses from a very young age and amassed billions from his brash tact, died yesterday. Surprisingly, as with many of his business strategies, the cause of his death hasn’t been revealed. While the fact ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 6:29 pm
'Unpretentious' Vegas Mogul Kirk Kerkorian
(Newser) – Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler, and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, died last night at age 98. The reserved, unpretentious Kerkorian spent much ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 5:54 am
Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian dead at age 98
Kirk Kerkorian, the son of Armenian immigrants who became a billionaire Las Vegas mogul, has died at the age of 98. The veteran US businessman was the largest shareholder in MGM Resorts International. USA TODAY In a photo from Aug. 20, 2008, billionaire ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 5:23 am