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Sheldon Gary Adelson (; August 4, 1933 – January 11, 2021) was an American businessman, investor, political donor and philanthropist. He was the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands Corporation, which owns the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, and the parent company of Venetian Macao Limited, which operates The Venetian Las Vegas and the Sands Expo and Convention Center. He owned the Israeli daily newspaper Israel Hayom, the Israeli weekly newspaper Makor Rishon, and the American daily newspaper the Las Vegas Review-Journal.Adelson created the Adelson Foundation in 2007, a private charity focusing on healthcare and support of Israel and the Jewish people. He was a major contributor to Republican Party candidates and was often dubbed a "kingmaker" due to the size and frequency of his donations. He and his wife Miriam Adelson were Donald Trump's largest donors, providing the largest donation to Trump's 2016 campaign, his presidential inauguration, his defense fund against the Mueller investigation into Russian interference, and the 2020 campaign. He was also a major backer of Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.In September 2020, Adelson was listed by Forbes as having a fortune of US$33.5 billion, making him the 28th-richest person in the world and 19th in the Forbes 400.

Sheldon Adelson
Adelson in 2010
Born
Sheldon Gary Adelson

(1933-08-04)August 4, 1933
DiedJanuary 11, 2021(2021-01-11) (aged 87)
Resting placeMount of Olives, Jerusalem[1]
EducationCity College of New York
OccupationFounder, Chairman and CEO of Las Vegas Sands
Political partyDemocratic (before 1996)
Republican (1996–2021)
Spouse(s)Sandra Adelson (1970s–1988)
(m. 1991)
Children5
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Sheldon Adelson - Bio, Age, net worth, siblings, Wiki, Facts and Family

Sheldon Adelson

Sheldon Adelson's About

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Billionaire casino mogul who became a prominent supporter of Mitt Romney during the 2012 presidential election.

Sheldon Adelson Family life

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He divorced his first wife Sandra and met his second one on a blind date. He has two sons named Mitchell and Gary.

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Sheldon Adelson Before Fame

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He bought the Sands Casino in Las Vegas and opened another one in Macao on his way to becoming the third-richest American according to Forbes.

Sheldon Adelson Trivia

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He and his wife both donated $250,000 for the best seats at George W. Bush's second inauguration. They spent more than $30 million on the 2008 elections alone through the advocacy group Freedom's Watch.

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He donated to the election campaign of the Massachusetts Republican Senator Scott Brown.

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Facts About Sheldon Adelson

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● Sheldon Adelson was born on August 4, 1933 (age 87) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
● He is a celebrity entrepreneur
● He had 3 children Shelley Adelson, Mitchell Adelson, Gary Adelson
● His spouse is Miriam Adelson (m. 1991), Sandra Adelson (m. ?–1988)
● Sheldon Adelson has 2 siblings in His family: Leonard Adelson, Gloria Rita Adelson Field



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