William Barron Hilton I (born October 23, 1927) is an American business magnate, socialite, and hotel heir. He is the former co-chairman of the Hilton Hotels chain. He is one of the sons of Conrad Hilton (founder of Hilton Hotels).
In 1966, Hilton assumed the presidency of the Hilton Hotel chain.
On December 25, 2007, Hilton announced that, in addition to donating the funds found in the W. Barron Hilton Charitable Remainder Unitrust, upon his death he will follow his father's footsteps by leaving about 97% of his estate, estimated in 2007 at $2.3 billion, to the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation. Included was an immediate pledge of $1.2 billion, the proceeds of the sale of Hilton Hotels Corporation and Harrah's Entertainment Inc., which was placed in a Charitable remainder unitrust that will be donated to the Foundation upon Hilton's death at whatever value the trust is worth at that time. The remainder of the funds that constitute Hilton's pledge to donate 97% of his estate will come from his $1.1 billion in personal assets.
Read more from his Wikipedia biography.
NATAL DATA and ASTROLOGY CHART
BIRTH DATA: William Barron Hilton, 23 October 1927, 05:30 (5:30 a.m.) CST (+6), Dallas, Texas, USA (32n47, 96w48). ASC: 14 Libra. RR: AA (from birth record). SOURCE: Sy Scholfield (©) quotes birth certificate on file.
If you're enjoying these posts please consider making a donation by Paypal toward the upkeep of this blog and the further acquisition of birth records. Thanks.
These blog posts and emails are for private recipients only. If it comes to your attention that these posts are being transferred to public media such as a mailing list or website then please notify us.
Copyright Sy Scholfield. All rights reserved in all media.
Post a Comment
Please keep your comments relevant to the fields of astrology and astrodata collecting.
Note: only a member of this blog may post a comment.