Why Famous: Considered the most successful investor of the 20th century.
- 2006-08-30 Billionaire Warren Buffett (76) weds longtime companion Astrid Menks (60) in Omaha
- 2012-04-11 Billionaire Warren Buffett is diagnosed with prostate cancer
- 2020-05-03 Investor Warren Buffett dumps his holdings in four major US airlines saying "the world has changed" for aviation, reflecting an increasingly bleak outlook for the industry
- "I try to buy stock in businesses that are so wonderful that an idiot can run them. Because sooner or later, one will."