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Carl Icahn

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Carl Celian Icahn (; born February 16, 1936) is an American businessman. He is the founder and controlling shareholder of Icahn Enterprises, a diversified conglomerate holding company based in New York City, formerly known as American Real Estate Partners. He is also Chairman of Federal-Mogul, an American developer, manufacturer and supplier of powertrain components and vehicle safety products. In the 1980s, Icahn developed a reputation as a "corporate raider" after profiting from the hostile takeover and asset stripping of the American airline TWA. According to Forbes magazine, Icahn had a net worth of $16.7 billion in 2020, making him the 26th-wealthiest person on the Forbes 400, and the 5th-wealthiest hedge fund manager.Icahn served as special economic adviser on financial regulation to U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Icahn has received more than 3,420,606 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Carl Icahn is the 275th most popular businessperson (down from 273rd in 2019), the 3,597th most popular biography from United States and the 89th most popular American Businessperson.

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Carl Icahn ranks 275 out of 604. Before her are Terry Gou, Louis Réard, David Sarnoff, Alice Walton, Joseph Oller, and Ma Huateng. After her are Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, Eddie Jordan, François-Henri Pinault, John C. Bogle, Roy E. Disney, and Vicente Calderón.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1936, Carl Icahn ranks 204Before her are Joe Don Baker, Ferran Olivella, Leonid Kuravlyov, Jim Brown, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho, and Antonio María Rouco Varela. After her are A. S. Byatt, Mary Tyler Moore, Reiner Klimke, Adem Demaçi, Guillermo Endara, and Christopher Alexander.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Carl Icahn ranks 3,597 out of 15,968. Before her are George Seaton (1911), Jordan Rudess (1956), Charles W. Fairbanks (1852), Monica Potter (1971), Spotted Elk (1826), and Gene Krupa (1909). After her are Lunalilo (1835), Jack Klugman (1922), Gregory Jarvis (1944), Nicole Scherzinger (1978), Mitch Pileggi (1952), and Jim Carroll (1949).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Carl Icahn ranks 89Before her are Kirk Kerkorian (1917), John D. Rockefeller III (1906), Douglas Tompkins (1943), Allen Klein (1931), Arnold Rothstein (1882), and Alice Walton (1949). After her are John C. Bogle (1929), Roy E. Disney (1930), Bruce Buck (1946), Armand Hammer (1898), Kenneth Arnold (1915), and Howard Schultz (1953).

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