Benjamin Guggenheim

1865 - 1912

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Benjamin Guggenheim (October 26, 1865 – April 15, 1912) was an American businessman. He died aboard RMS Titanic when the ship sank in the North Atlantic Ocean. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benjamin Guggenheim has received more than 1,179,251 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Benjamin Guggenheim is the 71st most popular businessperson (down from 63rd in 2019), the 764th most popular biography from United States (down from 662nd in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Businessperson.

Benjamin Guggenheim was a wealthy American businessman who died on the Titanic. He is most famous for being one of the few people who survived the sinking of the Titanic.

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Among businesspeople, Benjamin Guggenheim ranks 71 out of 604Before him are Guccio Gucci, Estée Lauder, Martin Cooper, Frank Williams, Richard Branson, and Bertha Benz. After him are Kiichiro Toyoda, Brian Epstein, Stanley Ho, Ronald Wayne, Jakob Fugger, and Sung Jae-gi.

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Among people born in 1865, Benjamin Guggenheim ranks 19Before him are Émile Jaques-Dalcroze, Arthur Harden, Sven Hedin, Suzanne Valadon, Richard Adolf Zsigmondy, and Philipp Scheidemann. After him are Andranik, Amélie of Orléans, Alfred Hugenberg, Frederick Augustus III of Saxony, Félix Vallotton, and Frederick Cook. Among people deceased in 1912, Benjamin Guggenheim ranks 18Before him are Gerhard Armauer Hansen, Robert Falcon Scott, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, William McMaster Murdoch, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Johann Martin Schleyer. After him are John Jacob Astor IV, Osborne Reynolds, Auguste Beernaert, Princess Marie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria, and George Darwin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Benjamin Guggenheim ranks 764 out of 15,968Before him are Philip Zimbardo (1933), Stanley Milgram (1933), Hilary Putnam (1926), Marshall Warren Nirenberg (1927), George Kennedy (1925), and Mel Brooks (1926). After him are Mark Hamill (1951), Lady Gaga (1986), Sally Field (1946), Courteney Cox (1964), Robert Coleman Richardson (1937), and June Carter Cash (1929).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Benjamin Guggenheim ranks 26Before him are Robert McNamara (1916), Paul Allen (1953), Margaret Hamilton (1936), Fred Trump (1905), Estée Lauder (1906), and Martin Cooper (1928). After him are Ronald Wayne (1934), William Randolph Hearst (1863), Larry Ellison (1944), Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794), Mark Zuckerberg (1984), and Sam Walton (1918).