T. Boone Pickens dies at 91

T. Boone Pickens, a celebrated corporate raider and energy industry magnate who built an empire out of an initial $2,500 investment, died on Wednesday at age 91.

The Oklahoma-born tycoon, known for his folksy speech and ruthless business acumen, died surrounded by his family and friends, said longtime spokesman Jay Rosser. – reuters.com

 

Legendary oil tycoon, investor and philanthropist T. Boone Pickens has died at the age of 91.

Soon after his death, his property was listed for sale.

T. Boone Pickens’ 100-square-mile Mesa Vista Ranch isn’t just a home.

The sprawling Texas Panhandle property represents close to 50 years of devotion from Pickens, the oil magnate who died Wednesday at age 91. He shaped the ranch into “a wildlife paradise with spectacular water features and improvements fit for a king,” according to the listing with Hall and Hall. It’s on the market with a listing price of $250 million.