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Arnold Rothstein

1882 - 1928

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Arnold Rothstein (January 17, 1882 – November 6, 1928), nicknamed "the Brain", was an American racketeer, businessman and gambler who became a kingpin of the Jewish mob in New York City. Rothstein was widely reputed to have organized corruption in professional athletics, including conspiring to fix the 1919 World Series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Rothstein has received more than 3,025,529 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Arnold Rothstein is the 260th most popular businessperson (down from 233rd in 2019), the 3,360th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,280th in 2019) and the 87th most popular American Businessperson.

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Arnold Rothstein ranks 260 out of 604Before him are J. C. Jacobsen, Ludvig Nobel, Guy Laliberté, Allen Klein, Colonel Tom Parker, and Vagit Alekperov. After him are Norio Ohga, Stefan Persson, Meyer Guggenheim, B. C. Forbes, Haim Saban, and Ebenezer Cobb Morley.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1882, Arnold Rothstein ranks 118Before him are Shigenori Tōgō, Hugh Dowding, Christian Mortensen, Auguste Herbin, Karl Valentin, and Otto Ruge. After him are Yakov Perelman, James F. Byrnes, Monteiro Lobato, Kamo, José Vasconcelos, and Paul Anspach. Among people deceased in 1928, Arnold Rothstein ranks 53Before him are Eglantyne Jebb, Emil Wiechert, Francis Preserved Leavenworth, Medardo Rosso, Edward Walter Maunder, and Hermann Sudermann. After him are Ulrich von Brockdorff-Rantzau, Alexander Spendiaryan, Gustave Ador, Frederick Arthur Bridgman, Larry Semon, and Richard F. Outcault.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arnold Rothstein ranks 3,360 out of 15,968Before him are Ralph Nader (1934), John Lloyd Stephens (1805), Dolores Costello (1903), Marie Smith Jones (1918), David D. Friedman (1945), and Roy Chapman Andrews (1884). After him are Sarah Paulson (1974), Christian Slater (1969), Jeffrey Tambor (1944), Bobby Vinton (1935), Fred Brooks (1931), and Philo Farnsworth (1906).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Arnold Rothstein ranks 87Before him are Edwin Drake (1819), Alfred P. Sloan (1875), Kirk Kerkorian (1917), John D. Rockefeller III (1906), Douglas Tompkins (1943), and Allen Klein (1931). After him are Alice Walton (1949), Carl Icahn (1936), John C. Bogle (1929), Roy E. Disney (1930), Bruce Buck (1946), and Armand Hammer (1898).