Benjamin Graham

1894 - 1976

Benjamin Graham

Benjamin Graham (; né Grossbaum; May 9, 1894 – September 21, 1976) was a British-born American economist, professor and investor. He is widely known as the "father of value investing", and wrote two of the founding texts in neoclassical investing: Security Analysis (1934) with David Dodd, and The Intelligent Investor (1949). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benjamin Graham has received more than 1,113,946 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 68th most popular economist.

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Among economists, Benjamin Graham ranks 68 out of 288Before him are Robert Solow, Kenneth Arrow, Oliver E. Williamson, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Reinhard Selten, and Robert Lucas Jr.. After him are Leonid Hurwicz, Murray Rothbard, William Stanley Jevons, Robert Mundell, Nikolai Kondratiev, and Jean-Claude Trichet.

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Among people born in 1894, Benjamin Graham ranks 35Before him are Wilhelm Bittrich, Alexander Oparin, Norman Rockwell, Arthur Nebe, Otto Grotewohl, and Heinrich Lübke. After him are Paul Blobel, Karl Böhm, Fyodor Tolbukhin, Satyendra Nath Bose, Leo Kanner, and Sergey Ilyushin. Among people deceased in 1976, Benjamin Graham ranks 36Before him are Lars Onsager, Émile Benveniste, Juscelino Kubitschek, Josef Albers, Choe Yong-gon, and René Cassin. After him are Gustav Heinemann, Knud, Hereditary Prince of Denmark, George Whipple, Prince Paul of Yugoslavia, Andrei Grechko, and João Goulart.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Graham ranks 593 out of 5,347Before him are Wilkie Collins (1824), John Gurdon (1933), Prince Andrew, Duke of York (1960), Peter Greenaway (1942), H. Rider Haggard (1856), and William Dampier (1651). After him are John Harrison (1693), Oliver Heaviside (1850), Philippa of Lancaster (1360), William John Macquorn Rankine (1820), Gladwyn Jebb (1900), and Daniel Craig (1968).

Among ECONOMISTS In United Kingdom

Among economists born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Graham ranks 11Before him are Thomas Robert Malthus (1766), Alfred Marshall (1842), John Law (1671), William Petty (1623), Ronald Coase (1910), and John Hicks (1904). After him are William Stanley Jevons (1835), James Mill (1773), Arthur Cecil Pigou (1877), Thomas Mun (1571), James Meade (1907), and Richard Stone (1913).