Pritzker family

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The Pritzker family is one of the wealthiest families in the United States, being near the top of Forbes magazine's "America's Richest Families" list since the magazine began it in 1982.

The family is most famous for owning the Hyatt hotel chain, and the Marmon Group, conglomerate of manufacturing and industrial service companies. Other holdings have included the Superior Bank of Chicago, the TransUnion credit bureau and the Royal Caribbean cruise line.

The Pritzker family and its members are mostly of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.[1]


Family fortune[edit]

Members of the Pritkzer family on the Forbes 400 list of "The 400 Richest Americans 2011":[3]

Rank Name Net Worth
159 Anthony Pritzker $2.5 billion
159 J.B. Pritzker $2.5 billion
227 John Pritzker $1.9 billion
242 Thomas Pritzker $1.8 billion
263 Penny Pritzker $1.7 billion
273 Daniel Pritzker $1.6 billion
273 Jennifer N. Pritzker $1.6 billion
273 Jean (Gigi) Pritzker $1.6 billion
273 Karen Pritzker $1.6 billion
273 Linda Pritzker $1.6 billion
359 Nicholas J. Pritzker $1.2 billion
Total $19.6 billion



  1. ^ "Pritzker family". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 20 September 2013. 
  2. ^ Geidner, Chris (August 23, 2013). "Billionaire Backer Of Open Transgender Military Service Comes Out As Transgender". BuzzFeed. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  3. ^ "The 400 Richest Americans 2011". Retrieved 2011-10-23. 

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