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Charles Koch

1935 - Today

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Charles de Ganahl Koch (; born November 1, 1935) is an American billionaire businessman. As of August 2022, he was ranked as the 15th richest person in the world on Bloomberg Billionaires Index, with an estimated net worth of $70 billion. Koch has been co-owner, chairman, and chief executive officer of Koch Industries since 1967, while his late brother David Koch served as executive vice president. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Koch has received more than 4,397,872 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Charles Koch is the 346th most popular businessperson (down from 225th in 2019), the 4,410th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,819th in 2019) and the 105th most popular Businessperson.

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Charles Koch ranks 346 out of 601Before him are Franklin Clarence Mars, Edwin Drake, Henry Cole, Pavel Durov, George Averoff, and John D. Rockefeller III. After him are Satya Nadella, Adolf Merckle, Sundar Pichai, Susanne Klatten, Emil Rathenau, and Ray Dalio.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Charles Koch ranks 203Before him are Elga Andersen, Fujio Akatsuka, José Sanfilippo, Károly Palotai, Giovanna Ralli, and Rodrigo Borja Cevallos. After him are Paul Chambers, Valentin Gaft, Juan Bautista Agüero, Jaromil Jireš, Rosenda Monteros, and Vladimir Aksyonov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Koch ranks 4,410 out of 18,182Before him are Marilyn Burns (1949), Nelson A. Miles (1839), Mae Marsh (1894), Jim Gray (1944), George C. Homans (1910), and W. S. Van Dyke (1889). After him are Raymond Smith Dugan (1878), Elihu Yale (1649), David Bushnell (1742), Paul Chambers (1935), Mary Edwards Walker (1832), and Todd Rundgren (1948).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Charles Koch ranks 105Before him are Armand Hammer (1898), Malcom McLean (1913), Amadeo Giannini (1870), Franklin Clarence Mars (1883), Edwin Drake (1819), and John D. Rockefeller III (1906). After him are Ray Dalio (1949), Dana White (1969), Linda McMahon (1948), Howard Schultz (1953), Laurene Powell Jobs (1963), and Roy Raymond (1947).

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