Samuel Robson Walton BioReal Name:
Samuel Robson "Rob" Walton Profession:
Personal LifeDate of Birth :
28 October 1944Age (as in 2019) :
74 Years Birthplace :
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States Zodiac sign :
Columbia Law SchoolUniversity:
University of Arkansas Educational Qualification:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, Juris Doctor DegreeReligion:
Christianity Ethnicity :
White Net Worth :
Jim Walton, John
WaltonMarital Status :
Carolyn Funk (m. ?-2000), Melani Lowman-Walton (m.2005)Children:
Carrie Walton Penner (12 August 1970)
Physical Stats & MoreHeight (approx.) :
180 cm (in centimeters), 1.80 m, 6’ 0” (in feet inches)Weight (approx.):
80 kg, 176 lbs (in pounds)
S. Robson Walton Wiki
Samuel Robson Walton is 74 years old famous business man, eldest son of Sam Walton and legal heir of famous retailer ‘Walmart’ which was co-founded by ‘Sam Walton’. He served as the chairman of largest retailer ‘Walmart’ from 1992 to 2015. Samuel Robson Walton was declared as the 11th richest man on the earth.
Samuel Robson Walton was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States on October 28, 1944 to his parents Sam Walton and Helen Walton. He is the eldest son of his parents and has three siblings which are Jim Walton, Alice Walton and John Walton. Samuel Robson Walton attended ‘The College of Wooster’ and ‘University of Arkansas’, he did Bachelors of Science in business administration. S. Robson Walton also earned a Juris degree from Columbia University School of Law department, New York.
Samuel Robson Walton started his professional career in Tulsa Oklahoma by joining a law firm named ‘Conner and Winters’. Walmart was also the client of that firm, but Walton left his job his father’s business. Samuel Robson Walmart acquired the post of senior vice president, general counsel, secretary and vice chairman at Walmart. He played a major role in expansion and progress of Walmart. Rob was in the Board of Directors of Walmart since year 1978 and became the Chairman in year 1992 after the death of his father.
At present, Walton owns a venture capital firm named ‘Madrone Capital Partners’ and he is also one of the trustees at the ‘College of Wooster’.
His capital firm also holds a major share in Hyatt Hotels worth Approx 600 miliion.
Samuel Robson Walton has been married three times in his lifetime. He was first married to a woman named Patricia Rawlings; together they have three children Ben, Sam and Carrie. The couple divorced in late 1970s.
S. Robson Walton married second time to Carolyn Funk and divorced in 2002.
At present Walton is married to Melani Lowman Walton since 2005.
As per Forbes, Samuel Robson Walton’s net worth is estimated to be $ 47 billion. He is the also named as the 17th richest person on earth by Forbes.