Carlos Slim

1940 - Today

Carlos Slim

Carlos Slim Helú (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkaɾlos ezˈlim eˈlu]; born 28 January 1940 in Mexico City) is a Mexican business magnate, investor and philanthropist. From 2010 to 2013, Slim was ranked as the richest person in the world by the Forbes business magazine. He derived his fortune from his extensive holdings in a considerable number of Mexican companies through his conglomerate, Grupo Carso. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Slim has received more than 7,057,235 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 17th most popular businessperson.

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  • 64

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  • 6.23

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  • 4.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Carlos Slim ranks 17 out of 481Before him are Aristotle Onassis, Vince McMahon, David Rockefeller, Cosimo de' Medici, Levi Strauss, and Ferdinand von Zeppelin. After him are Muhammad Yunus, Adolf Dassler, Amancio Ortega, P. T. Barnum, Colonel Sanders, and Florentino Pérez.

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Among people born in 1940, Carlos Slim ranks 9Before him are John Lennon, Al Pacino, Margrethe II of Denmark, Chuck Norris, Ringo Starr, and Nursultan Nazarbayev. After him are Muhammad Yunus, Constantine II of Greece, Frank Zappa, Qaboos bin Said al Said, Gao Xingjian, and Wangari Maathai.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Carlos Slim ranks 6 out of 344Before him are Frida Kahlo (1907), Anthony Quinn (1915), Diego Rivera (1886), Moctezuma II (1466), and Geronimo (1829). After him are Emiliano Zapata (1879), Pancho Villa (1878), Carlos Santana (1947), La Malinche (1502), Octavio Paz (1914), and Cuauhtémoc (1495).


Among businesspeople born in Mexico, Carlos Slim ranks 1After him are Benito Archundia (1966) and Miguel de Icaza (1972).

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