Toni Chapman Brinker Biography
Toni Chapman Brinker is popularly known as a fifth ex-wife of Thomas Boone Pickens Jr. Toni Chapman Brinkers is an American capitalist. Pickens chaired the hedge fund BP Capital Management whose his last reported net worth standing at a mere $500 million. He was a very well-known takeover operator and corporate raider during the 1980s. Pickens died on September 11th, 2019. He was in declining health and suffered a series of strokes and a fall in 2017, but the cause of death was not disclosed at the time.
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Toni Chapman Brinker Age
She is 71 years old.
Toni Chapman Brinker and T. Boone Pickens
According to Per Forbes, Pickens’ fifth wife is Toni Chapman Brinker. The two were married for a mere three years, from 2014 to 2017. They celebrated their wedding in Valentine’s Day ceremony (February 14th, 2014) in a small ceremony at a chapel on Pickens’ Mesa Vista Ranch in Pampa on Friday afternoon. Family and a few friends including Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and his wife Gene were in attendance.
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Forbes further reports that the two had known each other for decades by the time that they were married; their connection was through Brinker’s former husband, Norm Brinker, the founder of the Chili’s restaurant chain.
At the time they were married, Pickens was 85 years old while his spouse was 20 years younger. Another Forbes profile of Pickens revealed that the late billionaire had “Toni” embroidered into the headrest of a seat on his plane, showing a surprising level of commitment for his then-girlfriend. Brinker describe Pickens as the most flexible man she had ever known.
Toni Chapman Brinker Ex-Husband
Prior to her wedding with Pickens, Brinker’s former husband was Norm Brinker. He is the founder of the Chili’s restaurant chain.
Who is T. Boone Pickens? His Net Worth, Death & Cause
Thomas Boone Pickens Jr. is an American capitalist who chaired the hedge fund BP Capital Management. He was a very well-known takeover operator and corporate raider during the 1980s. As of November 2016, Pickens last reported net worth stood at $500 million.
T. Boone Pickens is an Oklahoma native who made much of his fortune in oil drilling. The 85-year-old Pickens has since become an advocate for alternative energy sources. He also is active in politics and has donated millions of dollars to his alma mater of Oklahoma State University and various other causes.
Pickens died at 91 years old on Wednesday, September 11th, 2019. News of his death was confirmed by the official Twitter account for his foundation. The press release for his death reads in part, “The long-time Dallas resident, who had battled back from a series of strokes and further head injuries sustained in a 2017 fall, died of natural causes surrounded by friends and family on September 11th, 2019, according to spokesman Jay Rosser.”
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