Born on August 25, 1944, Conrad Black is a Canadian-born British author and former newspaper publisher who once controlled the Hollinger International which was once the world’s third-largest English language newspaper empire.

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He was convicted on four counts of fraud in US District Court in 2007 and conviction upheld in 2010 made him being re-sentenced to 42 months. He was granted a full pardon by President Donald Trump on May 15, 2019. For more information, read the article below.


Before Fame:
He attended Carleton University, Unversite Laval and McGill University.

Family/ Relationships

Conrad Black Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Conrad was born in Montreal, Quebec to George Montegu Black Jr., and Jean Elizabeth Riley. His father was the president of Canadian Breweries Limited.

Conrad Black Affair/Married/Wife

He was married to Joanna Hishon in 1978 and their marriage was finalized in 1992. They had two sons and a daughter. He married Barbara Amiel in 1992. Visit his twitter for more information.


Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Conrad Moffat Black
  • Nicknames: Conrad Black
  • Birthday: August 25, 1944
  • Age: 74 years old (as of May 2019)
  • Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Education: Carleton University, Universite Laval, McGill University
  • Profession: Author, former newspaper publisher, financier, historian
  • Nationality: Canadian-born British
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Zodiac: Virgo
  • Spouse/Wife: Joanna Hishon (1978–1992), Barbara Amiel, Lady Black (m. 1992)
  • Children: 3
  • Net Worth: $80 million USD (estimated)

Measurements

  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He was convicted on four counts of fraud in US District Court in 2007.
  • He was granted a full pardon by President Donald Trump on May 15, 2019.
  • He controlled the Hollinger International which was once the world’s third-largest English language newspaper empire. Hollinger International published The Daily Telegraph (UK), Chicago Sun-Times (U.S.), The Jerusalem Post (Israel), National Post (Canada).
  • He renounced his Canadian citizenship in order to be eligible for British life peerage.
  • Visit our site for more updates.

Memorable Quotes:

I always keep a firewall between my own travails and my perception of public-policy issues. Otherwise I would retain no credibility as a commentator.

Economics is half psychology and half grade three arithmetic, and the U.S. does not now have either half right.