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An American businessman Mark Cuban is blessed with the ability to sell anything. His business skills have helped him to establish diverse businesses and enterprises. He has initiated most of his business at a time when the whole world was witnessing the development of the internet.
He is talkative and does not restrict himself in voicing opinions both on and off-camera. He has an ardent fan of reading as it boosts his thinking capacity and risk-taking ability to achieve success. He is a self-made billionaire who constantly looks for opportunities to improve and develop his business ventures.
Height / Weight / Age
Mark Cuban is 191 cm and in feet inches, and his height is 6’3” tall. He is a business tycoon that weighs 82 kg in Kilograms or 180 lbs in Pounds. He has turned 64 years old. He has a twinkling brown color eyes and brown color spooky hair.
He has a well-maintained physique with the following body measurements 44 inches chest, 34 inches waist, and 32 inches hips. His biceps size is 16 inches whereas his shoe size is 12 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Mark Cuban is $4.3 Billion USD approximately.
Education / Family
Born on 31 July 1958, Mark Cuban is a native of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA. He is the son of Norton Cuban who worked at a car upholstery shop and Shirley. He is raised along with his brothers Brian Cuban and Jeff Cuban.
To pursue basic education, he has attended ‘Mount Lebanon High School’. Later he completed his graduation with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from ‘Indiana University’ in Bloomington. Since childhood, he has been business-minded and wanted to make money. He did jobs like selling stamps and coins, delivering newspapers, bartenders, managing pubs, etc.
|Birth Place||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Date Of Birth||July 31, 1958|
|Height||In centimeters – 191 cm
In feet inches – 6’3”
|Weight||In kilograms – 82 kg
In pounds – 180 lbs
|School||‘Mount Lebanon High School’|
|College||University of Pittsburgh
Indiana’s Kelly School of Business
|Home Town||Pennsylvania, USA|
|Fathers Name||Norton Cuban
|Mothers Name||Shirley Cuban
|Brothers||Brian Cuban and Jeff Cuban|
Career / Fashion And Style
Prior to setting up his own business, Mark Cuban worked as a salesperson for a computer software chain named ‘Your Business Software’. Later, he founded his own computer software consulting service called ‘Micro Solutions’ but sold it to ‘CompuServe Information Service’ in a multimillion deal.
In 1995, he started an internet radio company “Audionet” with Todd Wagner which was later renamed “Broadcast.com”. The company streamed live “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show”. After few years, it was acquired by Yahoo.
Again with Todd Wagner, he founded a media group named ‘2929 Entertainment’ that co-produced a renewed version of the television show ‘Star Search’ that year. He bought ‘Landmark Theatres,’ which was the largest movie theatre chain in the USA, and also ‘Magnolia Pictures’ became a subsidiary of ‘2929 Entertainment’.
After venturing into software and radio, he had introduced ‘High Definition Television’ and AXS TV, the primary HD satellite TV network. In association with ABC Television, he launched a reality series titled ‘The Benefactor but sooner it went off-air due to low ratings. He also introduced Internet Search Engine ‘Ice Rocket’ for better and faster internet surfing.
He launched ‘Red Swoosh,’ an initiative that allowed peer-to-peer file sharing and easy communication inside the organization but later was bought by ‘Akamai Technologies’ in 2007. He financed a US-based startup ‘Brondell Inc” ’ that made hi-tech closet seats.
He has invested in a website named ‘Sharesleuth.com’ that helps in figuring fraud and reducing the spread of false information. He has appeared in many TV series like “The Simpsons”, “Billions”, “Bar Rescue”, Colbert Report and “Cristela”. In WWE, he got into a verbal fight with the RAW General Manager Eric Bishoff.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
In 2002, Mark Cuban got married to Tiffany Stewart in Barbados and have three children Jake, Alyssa, and Alexis.
|Children||Son – Jake
Daughter – Alyssa, and Alexis
Some Interesting Facts About Mark Cuban
- Mark Cuban is the owner of the NBA team “Dallas Mavericks”. In 2011, his team was honored with an Outstanding Team ESPY Award as they won the NBA championship.
- To date, he has won three Primetime Emmy Awards under the category of Outstanding Structured Reality Program.
- His website “Bailoutsleuth.com” oversees the US government’s bailout of financial institutions.
- He has invested in “Unikrm” which e-sports is a betting platform.
- He is the writer of the children’s book ‘Let’s Go Mavs!’ and also an inspirational e-book titled ‘How to Win at the Sport of Business: If I Can Do It, You Can Do It.’
- For incurring the largest single e-commerce transaction, his name is recorded in the Guinness Book of Records. He had purchased a Gulfstream V jet worth $40 million.