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Brian Epstein

1934 - 1967

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Brian Samuel Epstein (; 19 September 1934 – 27 August 1967) was a British music entrepreneur who managed the Beatles from 1962 until his death in 1967. 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. He first met the Beatles in 1961 at a lunchtime concert at Liverpool's Cavern Club. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brian Epstein has received more than 3,854,819 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Brian Epstein is the 105th most popular businessperson (down from 73rd in 2019), the 814th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 578th in 2019) and the 10th most popular British Businessperson.

Brian Epstein was the Beatles' manager. He was most famous for helping the Beatles become one of the most popular bands in the world.

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Among businesspeople, Brian Epstein ranks 105 out of 601Before him are William Boeing, Lee Iacocca, Christophe Plantin, Fred Trump, Mike Markkula, and Elizabeth Arden. After him are Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden, Chung Ju-yung, Pierre Bergé, James Mayer de Rothschild, Alisher Usmanov, and William Randolph Hearst.

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Among people born in 1934, Brian Epstein ranks 62Before him are Eduard Khil, David J. Thouless, Marshall Rosenberg, Fujiko Fujio, Giovanni Battista Re, and Bettino Craxi. After him are Tassos Papadopoulos, Joan Didion, Udo Jürgens, Rudolf Schuster, Hans Hollein, and Leonid Rogozov. Among people deceased in 1967, Brian Epstein ranks 40Before him are Robert van Gulik, Shigeru Yoshida, Totò, Violeta Parra, G. W. Pabst, and Harald Quandt. After him are Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden, Joseph Pilates, Anthony Mann, John Cockcroft, Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, and Lorenzo Bandini.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Brian Epstein ranks 814 out of 7,765Before him are Edward Burne-Jones (1833), Robert FitzRoy (1805), William Bateson (1861), George Porter (1920), James Hadley Chase (1906), and Peter Benenson (1921). After him are Louise of Great Britain (1724), Jerome K. Jerome (1859), Rex Harrison (1908), Leonora Carrington (1917), Philip Noel-Baker (1889), and Mary Kingsley (1862).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Brian Epstein ranks 10Before him are Richard Branson (1950), Bernie Ecclestone (1930), Frank Williams (1942), J. Bruce Ismay (1862), Stanley Rous (1895), and John McAfee (1945). After him are Ron Dennis (1947), Thomas Lipton (1848), David Icke (1952), Vidal Sassoon (1928), B. C. Forbes (1880), and Edward Colston (1636).