Carlos Ghosn

1954 - Today

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Carlos Ghosn (; French: [kaʁlɔs ɡon]; Arabic: كارلوس غصن‎; Lebanese Arabic pronunciation: ['kaːrlos 'ɣosˤn], born 9 March 1954) is a Lebanese, Brazilian-born businessman. Ghosn also holds French nationality. As of January 2020, he is an internationally wanted fugitive. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Ghosn has received more than 3,572,567 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Carlos Ghosn is the 97th most popular businessperson (down from 81st in 2019), the 59th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 56th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Brazilian Businessperson.

Carlos Ghosn is most famous for his work as the CEO of Nissan. He was instrumental in turning around the company, and has been credited with making Nissan one of the most profitable car companies in the world.

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Among businesspeople, Carlos Ghosn ranks 97 out of 604Before him are Michele Ferrero, Larry Ellison, Ferdinand Piëch, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Lee Kun-hee, and Stanley Rous. After him are Mark Zuckerberg, Chung Ju-yung, Roman Abramovich, César Ritz, Ole Kirk Christiansen, and Sam Walton.

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Among people born in 1954, Carlos Ghosn ranks 29Before him are Dieter Bohlen, Michael Moore, Harald Schumacher, Ray Liotta, Serzh Sargsyan, and Dennis Quaid. After him are Halimah Yacob, Velupillai Prabhakaran, Jim Belushi, Yanni, Condoleezza Rice, and Ron Howard.

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Among people born in Brazil, Carlos Ghosn ranks 59 out of 1,947Before him are Ademir de Menezes (1922), Nise da Silveira (1905), Hélder Câmara (1909), Astrud Gilberto (1940), Vinicius de Moraes (1913), and Gilberto Gil (1942). After him are Gérson (1941), Isabel, Princess Imperial of Brazil (1846), Caetano Veloso (1942), Kaká (1982), Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco (1897), and Fernanda Montenegro (1929).


Among businesspeople born in Brazil, Carlos Ghosn ranks 2Before him are João Havelange (1916). After him are Jorge Paulo Lemann (1939), Eduardo Saverin (1982), Eike Batista (1956), and Mike Krieger (1986).

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