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Peter Stephen Kalikow

Peter Stephen Kalikow, American real estate developer, former transportation and publishing executive. Recipient Israel Peace medal, Israeli Government 1982; named Alumnus of Year, Hofstra University, 1988.


  • Kalikow, Peter Stephen was born on December 1, 1942 in New York City. Son of Harold J. and Juliet Kalikow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Hofstra University, 1965. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Hofstra University, 1986.


    • With H.J. Kalikow & Company, LLC, New York City, since 1966, president, since 1973. Owner New York Post, 1988-1993. Chairman insurance committee New York State Mortgage Agency, 1981-1986.

      Board member, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, 1994-1995, vice chairman, 1999-2001, chairman, 2001-2007. Commissioner, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, 1995.


    Governor New York Presbyterian Hospital. Trustee Hofstra University, Museum Jewish Heritage. General chairman real estate and construction division Israel Bonds.

    Member New York Athletic Club, Palm Beach Country Club, Fenway Club (Scarsdale, New York ), Royal Automobile Club (London).


    • Married Mary T. Jacobatos. Children: Nicholas, Kathryn.
    • father: Harold J.
    • mother: Juliet Kalikow
    • spouse: Mary T. Jacobatos
    • children: Nicholas Kalikow
    • Kathryn Kalikow
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    Born December 1, 1942
    (age 74)
    • 1965
      Hofstra University
    • 1986
      Hofstra University
    • 1966
      With H.J. Kalikow & Company
    • 1988 - 1993
      owner New York Post