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Hefner, Hugh Marston

Born: 1926 AD
Currently alive, at 89 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen

1926 – Born on April 9th in Chicago, Illinois. American businessman, magazine publisher and founder of Playboy Magazine.

1944 – Graduated from Charles P. Steinmetz High School, Chicago, Illinois.

         – Served in the U.S. Army in WWII.

1949 – Married to Mildred Williams on June 25th and had two kids.

1953 – He was the founder and editor-in-chief of "Playboy" magazine.

         – Founder and chairman of Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (HMH Publishing Co., Inc.)

1959 – President of Playboy Clubs International, Inc.

1963 – Arrested in Chicago, Illinois, for possessing "indecent" photos of actress Jayne Mansfield in the movie "Promises! Promises!".

         – Was the editor of "VIP" magazine.

1971 – Created the world-famous Playboy Mansion of Los Angeles.

1972 – Was the editor of "Oui" magazine.

1981-1984 – Appeared in "Beverly Hills Cop II" and "History of the World: Part 1".

1988 – Turned his empire over to his daughter Christie Hefner.

1989 – Married to Kimberley Conrad on July 1st and had two kids.

2001 – Dated Holly Madison.

         – Appeared in "Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV".

2002 – Dated Bridget Marquardt.

2004 – Dated Kendra Wilkinson.

         – Appeared in "Comic Book: The Movie".

2005 – Starred in "The Girls Next Door" and "Inside Deep Throat".

         – Hugh attempted to create and Indian version of Playboy for India, which would feature South Asian women and Indian pop culture articles, but no nudity. The magazine was rejected.