Ted Turner


Born
in Cincinnati, The United States
November 19, 1938

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Only one of a few people who have been on the cover of Sports Illustrated and Time magazine for different reasons

Currently holds 42 honorary degrees from such institutions as Brown University (Providence, R.I.), Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.), The Citadel (Charleston, S.C.) and Mississippi University for Women (Columbus, Miss.)

Number of sailing trophies won: 176

Favorite movie: Gone With the Wind

Favorite meal: A bison cheeseburger from Ted's Montana Grill with fries and an Arnold Palmer (half iced tea, half lemonade)

Appeared on over 115 magazine/weekly publication covers

Has a national debate named after him - The National Forensic League's Ted Turner Public Forum Debate

Largest individual landowner in the
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Average rating: 3.98 · 1,612 ratings · 199 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
Call Me Ted

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Racing Edge

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Grizzly: The Bears of Great...

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Last Stand

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How to Achieve a Heaven on ...

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No Easy Road: My Life and T...

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Big Sur and Beyond: The Leg...

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An America's Cup Treasury: ...

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The Story of the America's ...

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The Rivers of South Carolina

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