American oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens has died at age 91
Thursday, 12 September 2019 () T. Boone Pickens, a brash and quotable oil tycoon who grew even wealthier through corporate takeover attempts, died Wednesday at age 91. Pickens suffered a series of strokes in 2017 and was hospitalized that July after what he called a "Texas-sized fall."
Celebrated corporate raider T. Boone Pickens died Wednesday. He was 91. Pickens was an energy industry magnate who built an empire out of an initial $2,500 investment. The Oklahoma-born tycoon was known for his folksy speech and ruthless business acumen. According to Reuters, Pickens' longtime...
Thomas Boone Pickens Jr. was known all over for the world for the success he had in the energy industry, but maybe the place Pickens will be missed most is both on the field and off at Oklahoma State..