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T. Boone Pickens, self-made Texas tycoon, dead at 91
T. Boone Pickens, a self-made Texas oil tycoon, energy entrepreneur, and long-time resident of Dallas died Wednesday at age 91. After a couple of strokes and a few falls, Pickens’ health deteriorated and he had been receiving hospice care at home since last Thursday, according to spokesman Jay Rosser. He died at home Wednesday afternoon with his family by his side, Rosser said.