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Encyclopedia > Peter S. Kalikow

Peter S. Kalikow (b. December 1, 1942) is the present chairman of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority[1], having been appointed by New York Governor and fellow Republican George Pataki in 2001. Kalikow was reappointed in 2006 to serve a second term. December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1942 (MCMXLII) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1942 calendar). ... The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is a public benefit corporation of the State of New York chartered by the New York State Legislature in 1965. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... George Elmer Pataki (born June 24, 1945) is the current Governor of New York State, USA serving since January 1995, and as of late 2006 is the longest-serving of all current U.S. governors. ... This article is about the year 2001. ...


Prior to his current career, he started working in real estate in 1967. He went on to become the president of one of New York City's leading real estate firms, H.J. Kalikow & Company, in 1973. He was the third generation of a 75 year-old family firm. Real estate is a legal term that encompasses land along with anything permanently affixed to the land, such as buildings. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Nickname: Big Apple, Gotham Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island Settled 1613 Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ...


Kalikow had a short stint as the owner of the New York Post, following in the footsteps of media giant Rupert Murdoch. He is also known for his renowned Ferrari [2]collection. The New York Post is the 13th-oldest[] newspaper published in the United States and the oldest to have been published continually as a daily. ... Rupert Keith Murdoch AC, KCSG, (born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on 11 March 1931) is an Australian-American global media executive and is the top shareholder, chairman and managing director of News Corporation, based in New York City. ... Ferrari is an Italian sports car manufacturer based in Maranello, Italy. ...


In 1994 he served on the MTA's board, upon the recommendation of Democratic former New York Governor, Mario Cuomo. Peter Kalikow Will Step Down In 2nd quarter of 2007 as MTA Chairman 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States; the other being the Republican Party. ... NY redirects here. ... Mario Matthew Cuomo (born June 15, 1932), a New York State Democratic Party politician, was the 56th Governor of New York from 1983 to 1995. ...


 
 

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