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Hughes Aircraft, Hughes Tool Company Hughes Airwest
   was named after   
Howard Hughes
Howard Hughes
   is famous for being an   
Entrepreneur
Fervently participated in flying experimental aircraft and as a result held numerous aircraft speed records. Through the influence of his uncle Rupert Hughes sought to start producing movies. Hughes became the primary stockholder in TWA. This turned out to be his greatest investment after it yielded over $540 million when he was forced to sell it in 1966.he bought several Las Vegas casinos including the Desert Inn (where he was staying), Castaways, Frontier, Landmark, Sands and Silver Slipper.
Howard Hughes
   directed   
Hell's Angels 1930
Drama/war - Nominated for Oscar.
The Aviator (2004)
   is a film about   
Howard Hughes
The film also illustrates Hughes' descent into severe obsessive-compulsive disorder and reclusiveness.
Howard Hughes
   is buried in   
Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, TX, USA
Aviator, engineer, industrialist, philanthropist, eccentric
Autobiography of Howard Hughes
   was perpetrated by   
Clifford Irving
In the early 1970's he created a fake autobiography of eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes. He was eventually convicted of fraud. The hoax was reflected in the film “Hoax” with Richard Gere.






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