Mark Cuban Biography
Born on July 31 1958, Mark Cuban is an American businessman and investor, who own NBA Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatre and Magnolia. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States and he later moved to Dallas, Texas. He was born to his father Norton Cuban, an automobile upholsterer and mother Shirley. He is also the chairman of HDTV cable network AXS TV. He belongs to white ethnicity and his nationality is American.
Cuban was also interested in writing and he has written an e-book, “How to Win at the Sport of Business”, which explains his personal experience. Although being an investor, he is active in social media. He is gentle and tall with a height of 6 feet 3 inch.
Cuban married Tiffany Stewart on September 2002 in Barbados. The couple is happy and are blessed with three children’s; Alexis Sofia, Alyssa and Jake. He and wife are together since their marriage and there is no any rumor about any other affairs.
Cuban is a businessman and also one of the richest people in the world. In 2016, his net worth is calculated to be 3.3 billion Dollars.
Cuban has been in controversy with NBA, he has been fined by NBA for his critical statement about referees and league. He was fined about $1.665 million for 13 incidents.Edit
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Mark Cuban was born in the late 1950s in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. He grew up in Mount Lebanon in a Jewish and later moved to Dallas, Texas. His parents were Norton Cuban and Shirley. He also has a sibling Bryan Cuban.Edit
Graduated from Indiana University
In the year Mark Cuban graduated from Indiana University. He graduated from there with a degree in Business Administration. During his college days he had many business ventures including disco lessons, bar and a chain letter.Edit
After graduation he moved to Dallas, Texas where he created a comapny named MultiSolutions, which is a computer consulting company. In 1990 he sold the company to CompuServe in 6 million Dollars which made him a millionaire.Edit
Made a company Broadcast.com
In 1998 Cuban and his friend Todd Wagner made a company called Broadcast.com, which made tremendous 13.5 million dollar revenue and also helped in launching the Victoria Secret fashion Show. Later the company was acquires by Yahoo! for 5.7 billion Dollar.Edit
Married with Tiffany Stewart
Mark Cuban married Tiffany Stewart on September 21, 2002. The marriage was organized in Barbados. The couple is happy and they are blessed with 2 daughters and 1 son. They are one of the richest families and live in a 24000 sq- foot mansion in Dallas, Texas.Edit
Purchased Landmark Theatres
Mark continued his business career. He purchased Landmark Theatres on September 24, 2003. The theatre is a chain of 58 arthouse movie theatres. The company also presents the updated version of the TV show named Star Search.Edit
Owned NBA’s Dallas Mavericks
Mark is also one of the owners of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks. He purchases the majority of shares of the company for $285 million from H. Ross Perot, Jr. After he owns the company, the team has won 40% of their games.Edit
No. 211 on Forbes list of “World’s Richest People”
In 2011, Cuban was listed in No. 211 on Forbes list of “World’s Richest People” with a huge net worth of 2.6 billion Dollars. He is one of the richest businessmen in the globe and his net worth is increasing year by year.Edit
Award for D Magazine CEO of the Year
Mark Cuban has won D Magazine CEO of the Year in 2011. In the same year, he also won Outstanding Team ESPY Award and also his team Dallas Mavericks has been crowned as the NBA Champion in 2011.Edit
Invested in Shark Tank
Mark Cuban also invested in Shark Tank. It is an ABC reality show programmed he has invested on it since its season 3. He also joined the show which resulted to increase in ratings of the show and also the show won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Structured Reality Show.Edit
Donation made to Indiana University
Mark Cuban made a donation of 5 million Dollars to Indiana University in June 2015. The donation is done for the “Mark Cuban Centre for Sports Media and Technology”, which will be built inside the Assembly Hall.Edit
Net worth is 3.3 billion Dollars
Mark Cuban is one of the richest people in the globe. IN 2016, Forbes stated his net worth to be 3.3 billion Dollars. He has invested in many fields including: NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatre, Shark Tank and many more.Edit