Brian Epstein

1934 - 1967

Brian Epstein

Brian Samuel Epstein (; 19 September 1934 – 27 August 1967) was an English music entrepreneur who managed the Beatles from 1962 until his death. He was referred to as the "Fifth Beatle" due to his role in the group's business affairs, image and rise to global fame. Epstein was born into a family of successful retailers in Liverpool, who put him in charge of their music shop, where he displayed a gift for talent-spotting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brian Epstein has received more than 2,382,382 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 86th most popular businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Brian Epstein ranks 86 out of 481Before him are Larry Flynt, Carlos Ghosn, Roman Abramovich, Christophe Plantin, Jack Ma, and Estée Lauder. After him are Cornelius Vanderbilt, Boris Berezovsky, Solomon R. Guggenheim, Adnan Khashoggi, Ole Kirk Christiansen, and Johann Friedrich Böttger.

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Among people born in 1934, Brian Epstein ranks 49Before him are Bengt I. Samuelsson, Jan Švankmajer, Diana Wynne Jones, Jonas Savimbi, Louise Fletcher, and Alfred Schnittke. After him are Allen Carr, Bill Russell, Bettino Craxi, Carlo Rubbia, Rudolf Schuster, and Hans Hollein. Among people deceased in 1967, Brian Epstein ranks 29Before him are Jayne Mansfield, John Cockcroft, Wolfgang Köhler, Ossip Zadkine, Casimir Funk, and Hermann Joseph Muller. After him are Cyril Norman Hinshelwood, Robert van Gulik, Joseph Pilates, Ejnar Hertzsprung, Françoise Dorléac, and Tom Simpson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Brian Epstein ranks 666 out of 5,347Before him are Robert Carlyle (1961), William Penn (1645), Harry Kroto (1939), John Balliol (1249), John Flamsteed (1646), and Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1862). After him are Archibald Hill (1886), Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (1964), Derek Barton (1918), Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland (1915), Charles Wheatstone (1802), and James May (1963).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Brian Epstein ranks 9Before him are Richard Branson (1950), Bernie Ecclestone (1930), J. Bruce Ismay (1862), Thomas Cook (1808), Stanley Rous (1895), and Frank Williams (1942). After him are Vidal Sassoon (1928), Ron Dennis (1947), Thomas Lipton (1848), Edward Cave (1691), David Icke (1952), and Ebenezer Cobb Morley (1831).

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