Stephen M. Ross, Date of Birth, Place of Birth

    

Stephen M. Ross

American businessman

Date of Birth: 10-May-1940

Place of Birth: Detroit, Michigan, United States

Profession: lawyer

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus


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About Stephen M. Ross

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  • Ross (born May 10, 1940) is an American real estate developer, philanthropist, and sports team owner.
  • Ross is the chairman and majority owner of The Related Companies, a global real estate development firm he founded in 1972.
  • Related is best known for developing the Time Warner Center, where Ross lives and works, as well as the Hudson Yards Redevelopment Project.
  • According to Forbes magazine, Ross had a net worth of $4.4 billion in 2013.
  • Ross is also the principal owner of the Miami Dolphins and Hard Rock Stadium.
  • In 2019, his net worth had increased to $7.7 billion, according to Forbes.Ross is a major benefactor of his alma mater, the University of Michigan; with lifetime contributions of $378 million to the university, he is the largest donor in the university's history.
  • According to the Chronicle of Philanthropy, his higher education gifts rank behind only those of fellow American billionaire New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg.
  • The University of Michigan renamed its business school, the Ross School of Business, in Ross's honor in 2004, after he made a $100 million gift to fund a new business-school building.
  • In September 2013, Ross donated $200 million to the University ($100 million to the Business School and $100 million to Michigan athletics), the largest single gift in the history of the university; the University of Michigan announced plans to rename the university's athletics campus in his honor.

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