Michael Bloomberg Biography, age, Spouse, Children, Career, Parents, Net Worth And Source Of Income

Michael Rubens Bloomberg is a well endowed American, who was born on 14 February 1942 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in the Brighton very close to Boston. His known to be a popular American politician, businessman, philanthropist and author.

Bloomberg Age

Bloomberg is an intelligent man born on February 14, 1942 in United States, which means he 79 years old on 14th February 2021 while he will be 85years old on 14th of February 2027.

Bloomberg Age: 79years old (Feb. 2021)

Background and Family

Bloomberg is an American man, who was born in 1942 to a humble man who worked as a bookkeeper for a diary company whose name is William Henry Bloomberg by a woman named Charlotte Bloomberg. In Harvard Business School, Bloomberg canter was named William Henry’s to honor him. Bloomberg’s family is Jewish which has a role to play in Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan.

Bloomberg was two years old before they leave where the family was living in Allston and later secure an apartment in Brookline, Massachusetts for two years before they finally settling in the Boston suburb of Medford in Massachusetts where they lived till he graduated from college.


Bloomberg graduated from Medford High School in 1960 and further his education in Johns Hopkins University where he was one of the fraternity phi kappa psi which gives him opportunity to made the blue jay costume meant for the university’s mascot.

He graduated with a Bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering in 1964 while proceeded and graduated with a Master Of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

Bloomberg joined Eagle Scout when he was twelve years old. He is a member of Kappa Beta Phi and Tau Beta Pi. He wrote an autobiography ‘Bloomberg by Bloomberg’ with help from Bloomberg News editor-in-ehief Matthew Winkler.


In 1973, Bloomberg partner at Salomon Brothers which happened to be a large wall Street investment bank where he control equity trading before proceeding to system development. Salomon Brothers was sold to phibro Corporation in 1981 and the change in management led to the dismissal of Bloomberg after paying him $10 Million for his equity in the firm.

Bloomberg use the money to start up a data services company named Innovation Market Systems popularly known as “IMS” based on the fact that wall Street would pay a premium for high-quality business information, delivered without delay on computer terminals in a various valuable formats. The company earn from customized computer terminals that delivered real-time market data, financial calculations and other analytics they sold to Wall Street firms. The terminal, first named the Market Master terminal was released to market in December 1982.

The company renamed itself Bloomberg L.P in 1986. Over the working years, Ancillary products are Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Radio, Bloomberg Message and Bloomberg Tradebook were launched. Bloomberg, L.P. had revenues of approximately worth $10 billion in 2018. In 2019, the company increase to over 325,000 terminal subscribers in the universe and employs 20,000 people in different locations.

Bloomberg left the position of CEO to pursue his political career as the mayor of New York City, he was replaced by Lex Fenwick and later by Daniel L. Doctoroff, after his initial service as deputy mayor under Bloomberg. After completing his final term as the mayor of New York City, Bloomberg spent his first eight months out of office as a full-time philanthropist. In fall 2014, he announced that he would return to Bloomberg L.P. as CEO at the end of 2014,[48] succeeding Doctoroff, who had led the company since February 2008. Bloomberg resigned as CEO of Bloomberg L.P. to run for president in 2019.

Net Worth

According to Forbes report on March in 2009, Bloomberg’s net worth increased fron $16 billion increased to $20.5 billion over the former year. Bloomberg moved from 142 position to 17th in the Forbes list of the world’s billionaires in just two years. As of 2020, he was ranked as ninth position on Forbes list of the world’s billionaires with the net worth estimated to $55.5 billion

Net Worth 2021: $55.5 Billion

Net Worth 2022: $Under Review


Bloomberg got married to a woman from Yorkshire in United Kingdom called Susan Elizabeth Barbara Brown. The couple are bless with two daughters, Emma and Georgia. Bloomberg and Brown divorce in 1993 but remain as friends while he lived with Diana Taylor, the former New York state banking superintendent.

Emma was born in 1979 while Georgina was born in 1983. They featured on Born Rich which is a documentary film about the children of the extremely wealthy in 2003.

Brief Details

Born Name: Michael Rubens Bloomberg

Date Of Birth: February 14, 1942

Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

Political party: Democratic

Other political affiliations: Republican (2001–2007) and Independent (2007–2018)

Spouse(s): Susan BBrown-Meye ​(m. 1975; div. 1993)​

Domestic partner: Diana Taylor (2000–present)

Children: 2 with Georgina

Education: Johns Hopkins University (BS)
Harvard University (MBA)

Net Worth: US$ 55.5 billion

  • Being a good Businessman, that gives him opportunity to be among the Bloomberg L.P founder with the largest share. As a good politician, he was listed as one of popular politician who was also blessed to held a seat as the mayor of New York City for good 11 years ( 2002 to 2013) and was one of the Democratic candidate that is nominated for president of United States for 2020.
  • Bloomberg’s younger sister known as Marjorie Tiven has been Commissioner of the New York City Commission for the United Nations, Consular Corps and Protocol, since February 2002.
  • His early career started as the securities brokerage Salomon Brothers before forming his own company in 1981 named Bloomberg L.P which is a financial information, software and media firm that is popular for it’s Bloomberg Terminal.
  • Bloomberg has given away $8.2 billion for signing the giving pledge just of recent.
  • Bloomberg self-funded $935 million for his candidacy, which set the record for the most expensive U.S. presidential primary campaign.

Likely Questions

How is Michael Bloomberg so rich?

Michael Bloomberg source of wealth comes from the Bloomberg Lp, a financial data company founded by him in 1981 in which the major share of the company is own by him.

Who is Bloomberg 2020?

Bloomberg was one of the 2020 presidential campaign, he is a successful businessman and former mayor of New York City, began when he filed a statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission for the office of President of the United States as a member of the Democratic Party on 21 November 2019.

What is Bloomberg email?

Bloomberg email has been use for a while by financial services professionals and is an essential communication tool. Bloomberg email helps to integrates directly with Smarsh capture and archiving solutions to help your organization meet its recordkeeping, supervision and e-discovery obligations

Who is Michael Bloomberg’s girlfriend?

Diana Taylor

What is so special about the Bloomberg terminal?

The software system from Bloomberg L.P. provides messaging, security data, analytics and news to over 300,000 professional market participants in the universe.

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