1962 : Dan Gilbert Born, Richest Man in Michigan

January 17, 2023 all-day

Who is Michigan’s richest person? As of 2021, it’s Dan Gilbert. Last year he was only worth a mere 7½ billion dollars. This year, it’s over 50 billion.

So who is Dan Gilbert? Born on January 17, 1962, he’s a businessman and investor, but the fast facts below will explain a lot more…

Dan Gilbert Fast Facts:
Bachelor’s degree, MSU
Chairman of JACK Entertainment
Chairman/Co-founder of Quicken Loans
Founder, Rock Financial/Ventures
Licensed real estate agent
Owner, Cleveland Cavaliers
Owner, NBA Canton Charge
Owner, NHL Cleveland Monsters
Runs the Rocket Mortgage Field House, Cleveland
State Bar of Michigan member
Teacher of Law

Source : John Robinson, “ The Richest Person in Michigan (Made More Than Bill Gates!) “, 99.1 WFMK Blog, August 5, 2021.