Sheldon Adelson, a king of the casino world
If anyone can be called a man who has made himself, it is Sheldon Adelson. The casino king of the world, the richest Jew in the world, the third richest person in the U.S. - it's all about him. He was born in a family of a taxi driver and a housewife who came to the U.S. from Lithuania and Ukraine. Now he owns Las Vegas Sands, built the Venetian, Marina Bay Sands, Venetian Macao and other casinos.