March 17, 2012
| Age 89
THANYARAT DOKSONE, The Associated Press
BANGKOK (AP) — Chaleo Yoovidhya, the self-made Thai billionaire who introduced the world to "energy drinks" and co-founded the globally popular Red Bull brand, has died. He was in his 80s.
Chaleo died of natural causes in Bangkok on Saturday, according to local media reports and state television broadcaster, MCOT, which cited the Thai Beverage Industry Association.
Forbes magazine, which ranked Chaleo the 205th richest man in...
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