Mark Cuban is an American billionaire entrepreneur, philanthropist, and investor. He made his fortunes by selling startups and is the owner of NBA’s Dallas Mavericks. He was also involved in film and TV program production business. He was recently in the news as he endorsed Hillary Clinton, the democrat candidate for US Presidential race in 2016. His net worth is estimated to be over $3 bn.
Mark Cuban was born on July 31, 1958, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in a middle-class family to Shirley and Norton Cuban. His father was employed in an automobile upholstery business. He has a Russian lineage as his grandfather, Morris Chobanisky emigrated from Russia to do a business of selling goods from a truck while his maternal grandparents were from Romania.