MIAMI
08/06/2013 11:36 am ET Updated Oct 06, 2013

Jeff Bezos: A Rocket Launched From Miami's Palmetto High

When Jeffrey Preston Bezos graduated from Miami Palmetto Senior High in 1982, he had big plans to change the world.

The valedictorian, National Merit Scholar and Silver Knight award winner for science told the Miami Herald he wanted to “build space hotels, amusement parks, yachts and colonies for two or three million people orbiting around the earth.”

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