Ion Tiriac, often known as the ‘Braşov Bulldozer,’ is a former professional tennis and ice hockey player from Romania. Ion Țiriac won one grand slam victory, the 1970 French Open in men’s doubles, as a former top 10 player.
His ice hockey career was highlighted by his participation in the 1964 Winter Olympics as a defenseman for the Romanian national team.
What is the Net worth of Ion Țiriac?
Ion Tiriac is a $2 billion-plus Romanian businessman and former professional ice hockey and tennis player.
Quick Facts About Ion Țiriac:
|Full Name||Ion Țiriac|
|Net Worth||$2 Billion|
|Date Of Birth||May 9, 1939|
|Place Of Birth||Brasov, Transylvania, Romania|
|Spouse||Erika Braedt (m. 1963–1965)|
|Children||Ion Ţiriac jr., Karim Mihai Ţiriac, Ioana Natalia Ţiriac|
|Parents||Ecaterina Țiriac, Ioan Țiriac|
Ion Țiriac Mansion, House, and Car Collection
Ion Tiriac’s residence and automobile collection are still unknown.
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FAQ about Ion Țiriac:
How much did Ion Tiriac make from tennis?
Tiriac owns the Mutua Madrilena Madrid Open and was elected to the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2013.
He had never earned more than a few million dollars as a professional athlete but within two years of the Berlin Wall falling, Ion Țiriac was worth over $100 million.
By 2000 he was worth $500 million.
How did Tiriac make his money?
He began his investment career after the fall of communism in Romania and eventually founded the Tiriac Group.
He owns a car and motorcycle collection of more than 400 models, including cars previously owned by Al Capone, Sammy Davis Jr. and Elton John.
How is Ion Tiriac so rich?
In 1990, he founded Ion Țiriac Bank, the first private bank in post-Communist Romania.
Between that and several other enterprises (retail, insurance, auto leasing, auto dealerships, airlines, etc.), his fortune was estimated at over US$900 million in 2005. Țiriac is an avid car collector.
Who is the richest tennis player?
Romanian businessman and former professional tennis player, Ion Tiriac takes the title of the richest tennis player in the world.
What is Ion Tiriac famous for?
Ion Țiriac played ice hockey for Romania at the 1964 Winter Olympics, but it was only a prelude to a much larger life.
His main sport was tennis and he became one of the top players in the world, winning the 1970 French Open men’s doubles alongside Ilie Năstase.