B. C. Forbes

1880 - 1954

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Bertie Charles Forbes (; May 14, 1880 – May 6, 1954) was a Scottish-American financial journalist and author who founded Forbes magazine. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of B. C. Forbes has received more than 232,256 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. B. C. Forbes is the 264th most popular businessperson, the 2,025th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 16th most popular British Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, B. C. Forbes ranks 264 out of 604Before him are Colonel Tom Parker, Vagit Alekperov, Arnold Rothstein, Norio Ohga, Stefan Persson, and Meyer Guggenheim. After him are Haim Saban, Ebenezer Cobb Morley, Eugène Schueller, Jack Tramiel, Terry Gou, and Louis Réard.

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Among people born in 1880, B. C. Forbes ranks 95Before him are Walter Hohmann, Louis Charles Breguet, Waldemar Bonsels, Georg von Trapp, Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster, and Zequinha de Abreu. After him are Frigyes Riesz, Fritz Bleyl, Mihail Sadoveanu, Eugen Slutsky, William Joseph Simmons, and Tudor Arghezi. Among people deceased in 1954, B. C. Forbes ranks 64Before him are Hugo Eckener, Robert H. Jackson, Mikimoto Kōkichi, Marius Jacob, Princess Maria Ludwiga Theresia of Bavaria, and Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster. After him are Werner Bischof, Henri Laurens, Jacob Tullin Thams, William Hoyt, Joachim Lemelsen, and Mikhail Prishvin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, B. C. Forbes ranks 2,025 out of 6,924Before him are Jack Higgins (1929), Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom (1768), Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury (1563), Claude Auchinleck (1884), Elihu Thomson (1853), and Stanley Myers (1930). After him are Geri Halliwell (1972), Tony Banks (1950), William Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville (1759), George Romney (1734), Joseph Butler (1692), and Hertha Ayrton (1854).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, B. C. Forbes ranks 16Before him are David Icke (1952), Ron Dennis (1947), Thomas Lipton (1848), Vidal Sassoon (1928), Edward Colston (1636), and Edward Cave (1691). After him are Ebenezer Cobb Morley (1831), John McAfee (1945), Ken Aston (1915), Thomas Blake Glover (1838), Jim Marshall (1923), and Isabella Beeton (1836).