Andrew Carnegie

1835 - 1919

Andrew Carnegie

Andrew Carnegie kar-NEG-ee (November 25, 1835 – August 11, 1919) was a Scottish-American industrialist, and philanthropist. Carnegie led the expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century and became one of the richest Americans in history. He became a leading philanthropist in the United States and in the British Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrew Carnegie has received more than 6,539,658 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 27th most popular businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Andrew Carnegie ranks 27 out of 481Before him are P. T. Barnum, Colonel Sanders, Florentino Pérez, J. Paul Getty, Jules Rimet, and Ludwig Erhard. After him are Ray Kroc, Tim Cook, Ettore Bugatti, Rudolf Dassler, Hugh Hefner, and J. P. Morgan.

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Among people born in 1835, Andrew Carnegie ranks 8Before him are Pope Pius X, Empress Dowager Cixi, Camille Saint-Saëns, Cesare Lombroso, Leopold II of Belgium, and Adolf von Baeyer. After him are César Cui, Samuel Butler, Henryk Wieniawski, Demetrius Vikelas, Giovanni Schiaparelli, and Josef Stefan. Among people deceased in 1919, Andrew Carnegie ranks 12Before him are Emiliano Zapata, Karl Liebknecht, Karl Adolph Gjellerup, Ruggero Leoncavallo, John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, and Gojong of Korea. After him are Alfred Werner, William Crookes, Carl Larsson, Yakov Sverdlov, Princess Charlotte of Prussia, and L. Frank Baum.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Andrew Carnegie ranks 230 out of 5,347Before him are Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (1947), Joe Cocker (1944), Anna Wintour (1949), Francis Galton (1822), James George Frazer (1854), and Bede (672). After him are Owen Willans Richardson (1879), Ben Kingsley (1943), William Henry Bragg (1862), Anne Brontë (1820), Richard Cromwell (1626), and William Morris (1834).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Andrew Carnegie ranks 2Before him are Cecil Rhodes (1853). After him are Richard Branson (1950), Bernie Ecclestone (1930), J. Bruce Ismay (1862), Thomas Cook (1808), Stanley Rous (1895), Frank Williams (1942), Brian Epstein (1934), Vidal Sassoon (1928), Ron Dennis (1947), and Thomas Lipton (1848).

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