Who is Rupert Murdoch?

Rupert Murdoch

Keith Rupert Murdoch, AC, KSG (born 11 March 1931) is an Australian American media mogul. Murdoch became managing director of Australia's News Limited, inherited from his father, in 1952. He is the founder, Chairman and CEO of global media holding company News Corporation, the world's second-largest media conglomerate.

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Roger Cohen - Rupert Murdoch
... who once wrote for the Wall Street Journal before it was bought by Rupert Murdoch, published a New York Times Op-Ed piece called "In Defense of Murdoch" ... The article lauds Murdoch's "loathing for elites, for cozy establishments and for cartels", and praised Murdoch's "no-holds-barred journalism" ... Cohen states that the enterprising Murdoch's have been "good for newspapers over the past several decades...and.. ...
Tony Blair - Relationship With Media - Rupert Murdoch
... Blair was reported to have been supported by Rupert Murdoch, the founder of the News Corporation organisation ... of the Opposition, Blair disclosed in the Commons register of interests that he was a guest of Murdoch when he flew to meet him in Hayman Island ... In 2011 Blair became Godfather to one of Rupert Murdoch's children ...
Lachlan Murdoch - Biography - Career
... In 1989 Rupert Murdoch brought Lachlan Murdoch, then 18 years old, to Australia while on business, to have Lachlan trained for three months at the Daily Mirror ... At the end of Lachlan's third month, Rupert Murdoch returned to the U.S taking Lachlan with him ... At the age of 22, Murdoch was appointed general manager of Queensland Newspapers, which publishes The Courier-Mail in Brisbane ...
Fox News Channel Controversies - Ownership and Management
... Australian born media mogul Rupert Murdoch is the Chairman and CEO of News Corporation, the owner of Fox News Channel ... On January 9, 2010, the son-in-law of News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch and the husband of Murdoch's daughter Elisabeth, Matthew Freud, stated he and other members of the media mogul's family are "ashamed ... Ailes and Fox News, and the Murdoch children – with Rupert caught between them." Although Rupert Murdoch did not respond to the remark directly, a spokesperson for News Corporation put a statement after a ...
Rupert Murdoch - Influence, Wealth and Reputation
... Murdoch's reputation and influence have been noted, both positively and negatively ... According to the 2011 list of Forbes richest Americans, Murdoch is the 38th richest person in the US and the 106th-richest person in the world, with a net worth ... Murdoch has been listed three times in the Time 100 as among the most influential people in the world ...

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