K. Rupert Murdoch
Age in 2017: 86
Address: Lives and/or works in
New York, NY.
Stocks to watch when K. Rupert Murdoch is in the news:
21st Century Fox (FOXA )
Wealth class: Billionaire
Family tree: Murdoch is the son of Keith Murdoch, chairman of the Melbourne Herald.
Areas of interest:
Politics: Murdoch is a contributor to Republican committees and campaigns.
Personal social network: Much of Murdoch's Muckety comes from media connections. He has direct links to two Fortune 1000 companies.
He is listed in the Muckety 400.
As an officer, director and/or owner of publicly traded securities, Murdoch has filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission. >> See filings
K. Rupert Murdoch personal relations:
Matthew Freud - son-in-law
Jerry Hall - spouse
Alasdair MacLeod - son-in-law
Prudence MacLeod - daughter
Chloe Murdoch - daughter
Elisabeth Murdoch - daughter
Grace Murdoch - daughter
James R. Murdoch - son
Keith Murdoch (deceased) - son
Lachlan K. Murdoch - son
Michael S. Smith - home decorator
Robert J. Thomson - godfather to 2 sons
Other current K. Rupert Murdoch relationships:
21st Century Fox - chairman
834 Fifth Avenue, New York - penthouse owner
Brooklyn Paper - acquirer
BSkyB - director
Council on Foreign Relations - member
Dow Jones & Company, Inc. - chairman
Fox News - chairman & acting CEO
Harlem Village Academies - director
Most Influential New Yorkers - listed
News Corp. - chairman
News Limited - director
papal knighthood - knight
Partnership for a New American Economy - co-chair
Partnership for New York City - director
Partnership Fund for New York City - executive committee member
Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation - trustee
The Man Who Owns the News - biography
Weill Cornell Medical College - overseer
K. Rupert Murdoch past relationships:
2011 NOTW hearings (UK) - witness
Adelaide News - inherited
Associated Press - director
Tony Blair - supported political career
Michael Caine - guest at 2016 wedding
China Netcom Group Corporation - director
Wendi Deng - spouse
DIRECTV - director
Bert Fields - client
Gemstar-TV Guide - director
Billy Graham - seated at his table, for 95th birthday party, seated at his table, for 95th birthday party
Anna Murdoch Mann - spouse
Newsday - potential bidder
Keith Olbermann - critic
Rubenstein Associates Inc. - client
STAR - founder
Tom Stoppard - guest at 2016 wedding
Andrew Lloyd Webber - guest at 2016 wedding
Harvey Weinstein - attended 12/07 wedding
World Economic Forum 2008 - attendee
World Economic Forum 2009 - attendee
Bill Wyman - guest at 2016 wedding
Indirect links:K. Rupert Murdoch has multiple indirect connections to the following people:
Additional Muckety map information sources:
New York Observer;
New York Times;
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K. Rupert Murdoch campaign contributions:
Listed below are federal donations of $3,000+ reported to the FEC.
Republican Party of Kentucky - $10,000 on 10/3/2016
National Republican Congressional Committee - $32,400 on 9/30/2014
McConnell Victory Kentucky - $15,200 on 5/13/2014
Boehner for Speaker - $32,400 on 8/9/2013
National Republican Congressional Committee - $7,600 on 7/31/2013
National Republican Senatorial Committee - $12,000 on 10/17/2012
National Republican Congressional Committee - $5,000 on 10/11/2012
Wire to Wire Committee - $5,000 on 9/30/2012
National Republican Congressional Committee - $15,000 on 3/30/2012
National Republican Congressional Committee - $10,000 on 8/10/2011
Congressional Trust 2010 - $5,000 on 10/5/2010
Bluegrass Committee - $5,000 on 9/30/2010
National Republican Senatorial Committee - $10,000 on 9/29/2010
National Republican Senatorial Committee - $10,000 on 5/11/2009
Fox PAC - $5,000 on 11/29/2007
Muckety news stories featuring K. Rupert Murdoch
It used to be that newspaper barons got rich after they bought the papers.
August 6, 2013
News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch has filed for divorce from Wendi Deng, according to media reports.
June 13, 2013
Today is the fourth day in our series examining relationships of the Council on Foreign Relations.
January 11, 2013
We couldn't help but notice the similarities between Jon Corzine's prepared statement to the House Agriculture Committee and Rupert Murdoch's testimony to a Parliamentary committee in July.
December 8, 2011
You have to wonder why anyone would want to join the News Corp. board.
October 30, 2011
Other than wealth and power, what do Jamie Dimon, Rupert Murdoch, Howard Milstein, John Paulson and David Koch have in common?
October 11, 2011
The timing might have been better.
August 17, 2011
Tom Perkins has seen it before.
July 12, 2011
Here's hoping that everyone has a Fourth of July at least half as happy as the one Owen Van Natta must be having.
July 4, 2011
Nepotism charges are nothing new at News Corp.
March 31, 2011
Rupert Murdoch and other billionaires who've been named papal knights.
February 24, 2011
The man who owns the News is taking a role in American gubernatorial politics.
August 17, 2010
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has agreed in principle to pay $580 million for Newsday in a deal with the Chicago-based Tribune Co. that would reshape the New York City tabloid world.
April 22, 2008
A fourth suitor may join the bidding war over Newsday, the suburban tabloid put on the auction block by the financially-beleaguered Tribune Company.
April 2, 2008
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