Amancio Ortega

1936 - Today

Amancio Ortega

Amancio Ortega Gaona (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈmanθjo oɾˈteɣa ɣaˈona]; born 28 March 1936) is a Spanish billionaire businessman. He is the founder and former chairman of Inditex fashion group, best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories shops. As of December 2019, Ortega had a net worth of $68.3 billion, making him the second-wealthiest person in Europe after Bernard Arnault, and the sixth-wealthiest in the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amancio Ortega has received more than 3,805,829 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 20th most popular businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Amancio Ortega ranks 20 out of 481Before him are Cosimo de' Medici, Levi Strauss, Ferdinand von Zeppelin, Carlos Slim, Muhammad Yunus, and Adolf Dassler. After him are P. T. Barnum, Colonel Sanders, Florentino Pérez, J. Paul Getty, Jules Rimet, and Ludwig Erhard.

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Among people born in 1936, Amancio Ortega ranks 11Before him are Sepp Blatter, Robert Redford, Valery Legasov, Mario Vargas Llosa, Andrei Chikatilo, and Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. After him are Mikhail Tal, Robert Woodrow Wilson, Ken Loach, Dennis Hopper, Richard Bach, and F. W. de Klerk.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Amancio Ortega ranks 59 out of 1,895Before him are Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617), John of the Cross (1542), Martial (40), Michael Servetus (1509), Eugénie de Montijo (1826), and Juan Sebastián Elcano (1476). After him are Alfonso X of Castile (1221), Isabella II of Spain (1830), Lope de Vega (1562), Florentino Pérez (1947), Lucan (39), and Jusepe de Ribera (1591).


Among businesspeople born in Spain, Amancio Ortega ranks 1After him are Florentino Pérez (1947), Ramón Calderón (1951), Josep Lluís Núñez (1931), Josep Maria Bartomeu (1963), Joseph Oller (1839), Rosalía Mera (1944), Joan Laporta (1962), Josep Bonaplata i Corriol (1795), Francesc Xavier Bultó (1912), Ana Botín (1960), and Jordi Cuixart (1975).

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