Henry Ross Perot was an American business magnate, billionaire, philanthropist, and politician. He was the founder and chief executive officer of Electronic Data Systems and Perot Systems. He ran an independent presidential campaign in 1992 and a third-party campaign in 1996, establishing the Reform Party in the latter election. Both campaigns were among the strongest presidential showings by a third party or independent candidate in US history.
"Sunday Morning" looks back at three unique and iconoclastic individuals we lost this week: billionaire and presidential candidate Ross Perot, baseball pitcher and "Ball Four" author Jim Bouton, and.. CBS News - Published
Billionaire and former presidential candidate Ross Perot has died at the age of 89 at his home in Dallas. Dallas News Business Columnist Cheryl Hall joined CBSN's "Red & Blue" to look back on his life.. CBS News - Published
In the same week that Ross Perot died, the aftershocks of his assault on the two-party system could be seen in internal quarrels involving President Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi. NYTimes.com - Published
Here are the top stories for Tuesday July 9th: Four bodies found in and around a home in Ohio, H. Ross Perot dies at 89, Britain's Labour Party calls on next Prime Minister to hold new Brexit.. USATODAY.com - Published
Billionaire and former presidential candidate Ross Perot has died at the age of 89. In 1992, he made history by becoming the most successful third-party presidential candidate in U.S. history. Larry.. CBS News - Published
H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice ran for president as a third-party candidate, has died. He was 89 years old. (July.. USATODAY.com - Published
H. Ross Perot, the feisty Texas technology billionaire who rattled U.S. politics with two independent presidential campaigns in the 1990s that struck a chord with disgruntled voters, died on Tuesday at.. Reuters - Published