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Can you name the Famous Investors by these biographical hints?

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He recently made billions betting against the housing market.
At the end of 1967, one share of this investor's Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. stock was worth $20.50 (USD). Today (09.01.2010), that same share is worth $118,674.99 (USD).
This investor is the lesser known but very talented partner of the man from hint #2.
He was a professor, author, investor, and the father of 'value investing.'
Known for his generous political contributions to liberal American politicians and interest groups, this investor was listed as the 14th richest U.S. citizen by Forbes in 2010.
He's been in and out of bankruptcy with various investments, and coined a catch phrase on his own reality television show.
This legendary corporate raider oversees billions of dollars in capital and is known for engaging in hostile takeovers.
A successful hedge fund manager, this investor now is best known as the host of CNBC's 'Mad Money.'
More successful as a scientist, he lost a fortune investing in the South Sea Company in the 1700's.
This investor is better known as an economist, but his 'Chest Fund' enjoyed great success, even during the Great Depression and World War II.

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