Profession: Playboy Founder & Businessman
Biography: American adult magazine publisher, businessman, and founder of Playboy Enterprises.
Known as a notorious playboy Hefner has had countless young girlfriends and a number of wives over the years.
He also starred in the several TV shows, the latest being the reality TV series "The Girls Next Door."
- 1989-07-01 Playboy founder Hugh Hefner weds playmate Kimberly Conrad
- 2012-12-31 Playboy founder Hugh Hefner (86) weds glamour model Crystal Harris (26) at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles
- 1953-12-01 Hugh Hefner publishes 1st edition of Playboy magazine, featuring Marilyn Monroe as the magazine's 1st centerfold
- 1960-02-29 1st Playboy Club, featuring bunnies, opens in Chicago
- 1963-05-01 Gloria Steinem's exposé , "A Bunny's Tale", on the working conditions for waitresses (bunnies) at New York City’s famed Playboy Club, published in "Show" magazine
- 1976-09-20 Playboy releases Jimmy Carter's interview which includes the quote “I’ve looked on a lot of women with lust."
- 1983-10-27 Larry Flynt pays hitman $1M to kill Hugh Hefner, Bob Guccione, Walter Annenberg, and Frank Sinatra; Flynt's business manager immediately stops payment; Flynt claims he was just joking
- 1988-07-31 Last Playboy club closes in Lansing, Michigan