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Benjamin Graham

1894 - 1976

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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 1,664,538 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Benjamin Graham is the 37th most popular economist (up from 44th in 2019), the 385th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 499th in 2019) and the 10th most popular British Economist.

Benjamin Graham is most famous for his book The Intelligent Investor, which is a book on value investing.

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Among economists, Benjamin Graham ranks 37 out of 315Before him are Klaus Schwab, Alexander Hamilton, Ronald Coase, Gunnar Myrdal, Léon Walras, and Karl Polanyi. After him are Elinor Ostrom, Wassily Leontief, Ragnar Frisch, Thorstein Veblen, Friedrich List, and Gary Becker.

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Among people born in 1894, Benjamin Graham ranks 19Before him are Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi, Joseph Roth, Harold Macmillan, Fritz Sauckel, Dietrich von Choltitz, and Gala Dalí. After him are Alfred Kinsey, Isaac Babel, Moshe Sharett, Martha Graham, Hermann Oberth, and Pyotr Kapitsa. Among people deceased in 1976, Benjamin Graham ranks 22Before him are Benjamin Britten, Henrik Dam, J. Paul Getty, Alexander Calder, Ulrike Meinhof, and Joachim Peiper. After him are Jacques Monod, Anneliese Michel, Eyvind Johnson, Zhu De, Rudolf Bultmann, and Raymond Queneau.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Graham ranks 385 out of 7,765Before him are Calico Jack (1682), Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg (1887), Robert Burns (1759), Bonnie Tyler (1951), David Niven (1910), and Henry Moore (1898). After him are Mary Read (1695), Thomas Cook (1808), John le Carré (1931), Beatrix Potter (1866), Saint Boniface (680), and Christian de Duve (1917).

Among ECONOMISTS In United Kingdom

Among economists born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Graham ranks 10Before him are Thomas Robert Malthus (1766), John Stuart Mill (1806), Alfred Marshall (1842), John Law (1671), William Petty (1623), and Ronald Coase (1910). After him are John Hicks (1904), William Stanley Jevons (1835), James Mill (1773), Arthur Cecil Pigou (1877), Thomas Mun (1571), and Richard Stone (1913).