Robert J. Kleberg Businessperson

Robert Justus Kleberg, Jr. (December 5, 1853 – October 10, 1932) was born to Rose and Robert J. Kleberg in Texas and attended the University of Virginia. He served as legal counsel to Richard King and his 600,000-acre (2,400 km) King Ranch. When King died, Kleberg took over the management of the ranch in 1885. Under his tenure the ranch grew to encompass over 1,300,000 acres (5,300 km). Eventually oil was discovered under much of this cattle country. His son Richard M. Kleberg had recently been elected to the U.S. House of Representatives (in 1931), which was mentioned in Time magazine issue of 17 October, 1932 which reported the elder Kleberg's death.

Personal details

Date of birth
December 5th, 1853
Nationality
United States of America
Date of death
1932 at age of 78

Education

1. University of Virginia Colleges/University

The University of Virginia (often abbreviated as UVA or Virginia) is a public research university located in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Conceived and designed by U.S. President Thomas Jefferson, and established in 1819, it is one of the eight U.S. Public Ivy universities.

Institution info

Type Public university
Endowment
2012. 4.73 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1819
Headquarters
400 Ray C. Hunt Drive, 22902 - Charlottesville, Virginia
Undergraduates
2012. 14,641
2010. 15,595
2009. 15,550
Postgraduates
2012. 6,454
2010. 8,796
Acceptance rate
2013. 28.3 %
2012. 27.0 %
2011. 33.3 %
2010. 33.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 13.2 K $
2011. 11.8 K $
2010. 10.8 K $
2009. 9.87 K $
2008. 9.49 K $
Official web page www.virginia.edu
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