Alan Sugar

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Alan Michael Sugar, Baron Sugar (born 24 March 1947) is a British business magnate, media personality, author, politician, and political adviser. In 1968, he started what would later become his largest business venture, consumer electronics company Amstrad. In 2007, he sold his remaining interest in the company in a deal to BSkyB for £125m.Sugar was the chairman and part-owner of Tottenham Hotspur from 1991 to 2001, selling his remaining stake in the club in 2007 as well, for £25m. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Sugar has received more than 3,701,596 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Alan Sugar is the 521st most popular businessperson (down from 436th in 2019), the 4,737th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,044th in 2019) and the 41st most popular British Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Alan Sugar ranks 521 out of 604Before him are Gérard Lopez, Rick Snyder, Claire Williams, Ton Roosendaal, Lynn Hill, and John Bryson. After him are Gary Vaynerchuk, Miguel de Icaza, Henry Tate, Wendi Deng Murdoch, Abigail Johnson, and Heather Mills.

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Among people born in 1947, Alan Sugar ranks 606Before him are Vincent Matthews, Kinga Göncz, Keri Hulme, Tom Scholz, Ron Freeman, and Borka Pavićević. After him are Carole Bayer Sager, Ken Dryden, Hubert Ingraham, Eddie Thomson, Joe Manchin, and James Rumbaugh.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Sugar ranks 4,737 out of 6,924Before him are Ivor Broadis (1922), John McEnery (1943), Julie Covington (1946), Alice Evans (1971), Marina Diamandis (1985), and Mountstuart Elphinstone (1779). After him are Marcus Rashford (1997), Shaun Wright-Phillips (1981), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (1993), Shaun Murphy (1982), James Wordie (1889), and Lynn Fontanne (1887).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Alan Sugar ranks 41Before him are Christopher O'Neill (1974), Steve Jackson (1951), Ian Livingstone (1949), Ken Bates (1931), Martin Whitmarsh (1958), and Claire Williams (1976). After him are Henry Tate (1819), Heather Mills (1968), George Newnes (1851), Jodie Marsh (1978), Andrew Ng (1976), and Steve Coast (1980).

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