Leon Black Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Affairs, Career & Net Worth


Leon Black is a famous and very talented American Investor. He was born on 31 July 1951 in Manhattan, New York, the United States. In addition, he holds an American nationality and belongs to Jewish ethnicity. Likewise, he was born to a very supportive family. His parents are  Eli M. Black Shirley Lubell. However, he has not revealed detailed information about his parents, siblings, and his early life.


He is a well-educated man. He studied at Ethical Culture Fieldston School and Van High School. Later, he joined Dartmouth College and gained a BA degree in Philosophy and History, and graduated in 1973. In addition, he completed his Masters in Business Administration from Harvard University.

Personal Life

He is a married man of 69 years old. He is happily married to  Debra Black. This beautiful couple is blessed with four children. As for now, he is living happily with his family and friends.

Body Measurement

He is a handsome man with a tall and fit body figure. Similarly, he looks more handsome and attractive with his grey colored hair and dark brown colored eyes. Furthermore, he has maintained a fit and healthy body at his old age also.


While talking about his professional life, he is a talented Investor. In 1990, he co-founded an equity firm named Apollo Global Management with his partners. And his partners were  John Hannan, Craig Cogut (lawyer), Arthur Bilger, Antony Ressler, Marc Rowan, Josh Harris, and Michael Gross. As for now, he is the chairman of this firm. Previously, he used to work as an accountant, and later he worked at Drexel Burnham Lambert for three years. In addition, he has 29 local TV stations and he runs this along with David Sambur. Also, he is an avid art collector and owns artworks of Picasso, Edvard Munch, etc. Thus, he gained a good name and fame from his successful career.

Net Worth

Are you guys excited to know about this popular investor? No worries, we will provide you the information about his net worth. He has earned a huge amount of money in his early career. Thus, his actual net worth of $8.8 Billion.


  • Full Name: Leon Black
  • Age: 69 years 
  • Birth Date: July 31, 1951
  • Horoscope: Leo
  • Birth Place: Manhattan, New York, USA
  • Ethnicity: Jewish
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Investor
  • Father’s Name: Eli M. Black
  • Mother’s Name: Shirley Lubell
  • Education: Harvard University
  • Hair Color: Grey
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Net Worth: $8.8 Billion