Stavros Niarchos

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Birthday
3, 1909
Birthplace
Athens, Greece
Death Date
Apr 16, 1996 (86)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
3, 1909
Birthplace
Athens, Greece
Death Date
Apr 16, 1996 (86)

About

Multi-billionaire shipping tycoon who constructed the world's largest oil supertanker in 1952.

Before Fame

He and his uncle formed a trade fleet that was partially destroyed while he was serving as a naval officer during World War II.

Trivia

He and shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis were bitter rivals during their careers.

Family Life

He was married five times and fathered two daughters and three sons.

Associated With

He and Pamela Churchill, Winston Churchill's ex-daughter-in-law, carried on an affair during his third marriage.