Barron Hilton

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Barron Hilton
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Barron Hilton in 2007
Born
William Barron Hilton

(1927-10-23) October 23, 1927 (age 91)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Alma materUniversity of Southern California
Occupationbusiness magnate, investor, socialite, and hotel heir
Net worthIncreaseUS$2.5 billion (2010)[1]
Spouse(s)
Marilyn June Hawley (m. 1947–2004)
ChildrenWilliam Barron Hilton, Jr. (born 1948)
Hawley Anne Hilton (born 1949)
Steve Hilton (born 1950)
David Alan Hilton (born 1952)
Sharon Constance Hilton (born 1953)
Richard Howard Hilton (born 1955)
Daniel Kevin Hilton (born 1962)
Ronald Jeffrey Hilton (born 1963)
Parent(s)Conrad Hilton (1887–1979)
Mary Adelaide Barron (1906–1966)
RelativesEric Hilton (1933-2016)
Conrad Nicholson Hilton, Jr. (1926–1969)
Francesca Hilton (half-sister)

William Barron Hilton (born October 23, 1927) is an American business magnate, socialite, and hotel heir.

He is the son and successor of hotel pioneer Conrad Hilton. He has created a record in business and philanthropy that mirrored the success of his famous father.

He is the retired chairman, president and chief executive officer of Hilton Hotels Corporation, and chairman emeritus of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation. Hilton was also a founding partner of the American Football League and the original owner of the San Diego Chargers.

References[change | change source]

  1. "#374 William Hilton – The World's Billionaires 2010". Forbes. October 3, 2010. Archived from the original on 19 April 2010. Retrieved March 18, 2010.