Jeff Bezos is an American business magnate and investor born in 1964 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Bezos is the founder and CEO of Amazon.com. He bought The Washington Post newspaper in 2013. Time Magazine named Bezos Person of the Year in 1999 and he was chosen as one of America’s best leaders in 2008 by U. S. News & World Report. Bezos was chosen by Fortune as Businessperson of the Year and is the 17th richest person in the world according to Forbes’s The Worlds’ Billionaires list. He is married to MacKenzie Bezos and has four children.