Rubert Murdoch stepped down as the CEO of FOX in June 2011 and handed the reins over to his son James.
Yahoo.com has more on the resignation.
n a filing to US regulators, he said he also disagreed with some “strategic decisions” made by the company,
The exact nature of the disagreements was not detailed.
But Mr Murdoch has previously criticised News Corp outlets, which include the Wall Street Journal, for climate change coverage.