Michael Bloomberg: Biography of NYC Mayor, Businessman
Born February 14th, 1942, Michael Rubens Bloomberg parlayed a highly successful and lucrative career as a business magnate into a thriving political life. In 1981, he started the financial services business that eventually became Bloomberg L.P., and eventually the company expanded into media and more. In 2001, he used his experience as a businessman to win the mayoralty of a struggling New York City, and he went on to two additional terms in that role. Throughout his career, it was often suspected he would run for higher office, like New York governor or even president. In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a look at the life and accomplishments of Michael Bloomberg.