Ross Perot

Ross Perot

Henry Ross Perot (/pəˈroʊ/; born June 27, 1930) is an American businessman best known for running for President of the United States in 1992 and 1996. Perot founded Electronic Data Systems (EDS) in 1962, sold the company to General Motors in 1984, and founded Perot Systems in 1988. Perot Systems was bought by Dell for $3.9 billion in 2009.

With an estimated net worth of about US$3.5 billion in 2012, he is ranked by Forbes as the 101st-richest person in the United States.

Read more about Ross PerotEarly Life, Business, Early Political Activities, 1992 Presidential Candidacy, Reform Party and 1996 Presidential Run, Later Activities, Family, Honors, Electoral History

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List Of In Living Color Episodes - Episodes - Season 4
... Episode Air Date Sketches 27 ... September 1992 "Ross Perot at NAACP Meeting" "Fire Marshal Bill Rebuilds Los Angeles" "Rodney King and Reginald Denny Public Service Announcement" "Edward James Olmos" "Benita ... Office" "Amy Fisher's Seminar" "Tales from the Crib" "Ross Perot Inaugural Interruption" "You Bet Your Career" Close Featuring Father MC 6 ... February 1993 "LaToya Jackson Michael Unwrapped" "Home Alone Again with ... King and Reginald Denny PSA" "Why? Eyewitness" "Oswald Booked on Phonics" "Ross Perot Interruption" "Driving Miss Schott" "Beauty Tips with Lori Davis" "Ugly Woman Bram Stoker's Wanda" (Wa ...
Ross Perot Presidential Campaign, 1992
... The Ross Perot presidential campaign of 1992 began when Texas industrialist Ross Perot opened the possibility of running for President of the United States as an independent ... Though he had never served as a public official, Perot had experience as the head of several successful corporations and had been involved in public affairs for the previous three decades ... with the political system, grassroots organizations sprang up in every state to help Perot achieve ballot access following his announcement ...
Carol Mc Cain - Second Marriage and Years With John McCain
... Businessman and POW advocate Ross Perot paid for her medical care and she remained grateful to him, later saying "The military families are in Ross's heart and in his soul.. ... There are millions of us who are extremely grateful to Ross Perot." Years after John McCain found out about Perot's help, he said "we loved him for it." She was interviewed on ... changed, she had changed...People who have been apart that much change." Ross Perot would later say, "After he came home, he walked with a limp, she walked with a limp ...
Ross Perot, Jr. - Career
... Perot, along with Jay Coburn, became Earthrounders when they piloted the first ever round-the-world helicopter flight ... Perot and Coburn were the 1983 recipients of the Langley Gold Medal from the Smithsonian Institution ... Perot has aggressively expanded the family fortunes, primarily through real estate ...
List Of 1992 Swing States - General Election - Campaign
... Democratic Party's nomination in the spring of 1992, polls showed Ross Perot leading the race, followed by President Bush and Clinton in third place after a ... Clinton's nomination acceptance speech approached, Ross Perot dropped out of the race, convinced that staying in the race with a "revitalized Democratic ... in history which brought him from 25 percent in the spring, behind Bush and Perot, to 55 percent versus Bush's 31 percent ...

Famous quotes by ross perot:

    If we did not have such a thing as an airplane today, we would probably create something the size of N.A.S.A. to make one.
    —H. Ross Perot (b. 1930)