Aurelio Peccei

1908 - 1984

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Aurelio Peccei (Italian pronunciation: [auˈrɛːljo petˈtʃɛi]; 4 July 1908 – 14 March 1984), was an Italian industrialist and philanthropist, best known as co-founder with Alexander King and first president of the Club of Rome, an organisation which attracted considerable public attention in 1972 with its report, The Limits to Growth. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aurelio Peccei has received more than 84,358 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Aurelio Peccei is the 216th most popular businessperson (down from 187th in 2019), the 1,906th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,813th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Aurelio Peccei ranks 216 out of 601Before him are Shin Kyuk-ho, Maurice de Hirsch, Jamsetji Tata, Hetty Green, Friedrich Alfred Krupp, and Stavros Niarchos. After him are Carl Laemmle, Pavel Tretyakov, Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Félicien Kabuga, Yingluck Shinawatra, and Evangelos Zappas.

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Among people born in 1908, Aurelio Peccei ranks 92Before him are Alain Cuny, Van Heflin, Koča Popović, Baby Face Nelson, Jean Delannoy, and Nicholas Kaldor. After him are Saizo Saito, Harold Holt, Johanna Budwig, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Jacques Massu, and Sicco Mansholt. Among people deceased in 1984, Aurelio Peccei ranks 73Before him are Kevin A. Lynch, Branko Ćopić, He Zizhen, Faina Ranevskaya, George Gaylord Simpson, and Alexis Korner. After him are Kim Il, Jean Prouvé, Vladimir Chelomey, Josyf Slipyj, Peter Lawford, and Lionel Robbins.

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Among people born in Italy, Aurelio Peccei ranks 1,906 out of 4,668Before him are Antipope Adalbert (1001), Vitalis of Milan (null), Humbert II, Count of Savoy (1065), Prince Michael of Greece and Denmark (1939), Properzia de' Rossi (1490), and Carmine Crocco (1830). After him are Francesco Algarotti (1712), Roger of Salerno (1100), Gerolama Orsini (1503), Giulio Alberoni (1664), Maria Salviati (1499), and Riz Ortolani (1926).


Among businesspeople born in Italy, Aurelio Peccei ranks 14Before him are Giulia Tofana (1581), Massimo Moratti (1945), Vincenzo Lancia (1881), Piero Ferrari (1945), Mino Raiola (1967), and Luca Cordero di Montezemolo (1947). After him are Francesco Baracca (1888), Stefano Casiraghi (1960), Adriano Galliani (1944), Lazare Ponticelli (1897), Sergio Marchionne (1952), and Giangiacomo Feltrinelli (1926).