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Barron Hilton

Hotelier and Investor
Male
Born Oct 23, 1927
Age 88
Hometown Dallas, Texas
Religion Roman Catholicism
Alma Mater University of Spo...
Other Names Hilton I, William...

William Barron Hilton I is an American business magnate, socialite, and hotel heir. He is the former co-chairman of the Hilton Hotels chain. He is one of the sons of Conrad Hilton.

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Romance

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  • Marilyn June Hawley
    Married 1947 - 2004
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Family

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Barron Hilton
Barron Hilton
Age 88

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siblings

  • Eric Michael Hilton
    Eric Michael Hilton
    Brother, Age 84
  • Constance Francesca Hilton
    Constance Francesca Hilton
    Sister, Age 69
  • Conrad Hilton, Jr. Conrad Hilton, Jr.
    Brother, d.1969

children

  • William Barron Hilton, Jr.
    William Barron Hilton, Jr.
    Son, Age 68
  • Hawley Anne Hilton
    Hawley Anne Hilton
    Daughter, Age 67
  • Stephen Michael Hilton
    Stephen Michael Hilton
    Son, Age 66
  • David Alan Hilton
    David Alan Hilton
    Son, Age 64
  • Sharon Constance Hilton
    Sharon Constance Hilton
    Daughter, Age 63
  • Richard Hilton Richard Hilton
    Son, Age 60
  • Daniel Kevin Hilton
    Daniel Kevin Hilton
    Son, Age 54
  • Ronald Jeffrey Hilton
    Ronald Jeffrey Hilton
    Son, Age 53

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1927 Birth Born on October 23, 1927.

TEENAGE

1944 16 Years Old The bulk of his estate was left to the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, which he established in 1944. … Read More
1947 19 Years Old In 1947, Barron Hilton married Marilyn June Hawley; they remained married until she died in 2004. … Read More

TWENTIES

1948 20 Years Old Their oldest, William Barron Hilton, Jr., was born in 1948 and their youngest, Ronald Jeffrey Hilton, was born in 1963. … Read More
1954 26 Years Old In 1954, Hilton was elected vice-president of Hilton Hotels, of which his father was president. The announcement was made on November 16, 1954, by Robert P. Williford, Executive Vice President. … Read More

THIRTIES

1966 38 Years Old In 1966, Hilton assumed the presidency of the Hilton Hotel chain.

FIFTIES

1979 51 Years Old In 1979, Barron Hilton's father, Conrad Hilton died, leaving $500,000 USD each to his two surviving siblings and $10,000 USD to each of his nieces and nephews and his daughter Francesca.
1986 58 Years Old In 1986, Hilton was awarded an honorary doctoral degree from the University of Houston. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2007 79 Years Old 1 More Event
On December 25, 2007, Hilton announced that, in addition to donating the funds found in the W. Barron Hilton Charitable Remainder Unitrust, upon his death, he will follow his father's footsteps by leaving about 97% of his estate, estimated in 2007 at $2.3 billion, to the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation. … Read More
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