Raul Jusinto

Kirk Kerkorian


Kirk Kerkorian
Kirk Kerkorian (1917-2015). Standing in front of the construction site of the International Hotel."KIRK KERKORIAN" by EarlyVegas is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.

International Hotel
The International Hotel opened on July 2, 1969. It was the largest hotel in the world in 1969. Currently named Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.

MGM Grand
MGM Grand Hotel and Casino opened on December 5, 1973. It was the largest hotel in the world in 1973. Currently named Bally's Las Vegas.

MGM Grand Las Vegas
MGM Grand Las Vegas opened on December 18, 1993. It was the largest hotel in the world from 1993-2006.

Kirk Kerkorian (1991) began his Las Vegas career in 1962 by purchasing the land that Caesars Palace would eventually occupy. He would go on to build the largest hotel in the world three times. He was associated with several casino hotel properties. His last completed project is the CityCenter complex.

Kirk Kerkorian's Las Vegas home was located in The Las Vegas Country Club.

Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.