The eighty-nine-year-old business tycoon, Ross Perot died on Tuesday. He has been a presidential candidate in the nineties. The sad news was announced by the spokesperson of the Perot family, named James Fuller.
Cause of death was linked to leukemia
Fuller also informed Ross Perot was a patient of leukemia. He had been fighting the battle of life and death for over five months. The man was a fighter but his body gave up.
Ross Perot, a self-made billionaire who ran for president in 1992 and 1996, has died at age 89 after a five-month battle with leukemia. https://t.co/SZfsvgGj3p
— NBC26 News (@NBC26) July 9, 2019
Henry Ross Perot, founder of Electronic Data Systems Corporation as well as Perot Systems, started his work life as a salesman for IBM. He worked hard and became strong enough to invest in companies like Microsoft and Apple. Ross Perot was popular for being the 167th richest person in the U.S. according to Forbes.
Henry Ross Perot- Success story
Ross was in his fifties when he cleverly sold his Electronic Data Systems Corporation for more than two billion to General Motors. In the year 1992, Ross was a U.S. presidential candidate.
Ross Perot is also the creator of a Reform Party. He stood for the elections again. During the Vietnam war, Ross Perot gave his efforts for the provision of better conditions to the Prisoners of the war.
The man has served for his nation. But his business life was worthy of praise as well. He has lived a life of Integrity and success. He was a man of his words. One can call him an American patriot in the truest sense.
The man had an exceptionally rare vision and principles of life. His compassionate behavior and supporting nature, helped him gain countless admirers. He has touched a number of lives through his innumerable charitable endeavors.
He was the winner of awards like the Winston Churchill Award, S. Roger Horchow Award, W.J Donovan Award and many more.
Fuller gave a statement, that said that Perot will be excessively missed by everyone who knew him. He lived a long and honorable life.
Al Gore, Former Vice president expressed his deepest condolences and conveyed the admiration he has for Ross Perrot. He absolutely revered Perrot’s love for the country and his commitment to the veterans.
Of the death of Ross Perot, former Pres George W Bush says "Texas and America have lost a strong patriot." And though Perot may have cost George H.W. Bush re-election, Bush/43 says he and Laura offer their "heartfelt condolences" to Perot's family.
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) July 9, 2019
Perot passed away in Dallas, in the comforts of his home and family.
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