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Christy Walton

1949 - Today

Christy Walton

Christy Ruth Walton (née Tallant; born February 8, 1949) is the widow of John T. Walton, one of the sons of Sam Walton, the founder of Walmart. In June 2005, her husband died in a plane crash, making her the main heir to his fortune of US$18.2 billion. Forbes listed Christy Walton as the richest woman in the world for several years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christy Walton has received more than 1,175,434 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 376th most popular businessperson.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.66

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Christy Walton ranks 382 out of 481Before her are Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe, Eric Trump, John Warnock, Jim Walton, Christian von Koenigsegg, and Muhtar Kent. After her are Indra Nooyi, Erick Thohir, Aliko Dangote, Ana Botín, Mohammed bin Hammam, and Éric Boullier.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, Christy Walton ranks 398Before her are Michael Hogan, James Rivière, Oleg Atkov, Zdenko Verdenik, Nasser Hejazi, and Anthony Denison. After her are Maury Chaykin, Armin Shimerman, María Teresa Fernández de la Vega, Letizia Moratti, Jerry Lawler, and Stephen Gyllenhaal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Christy Walton ranks 6,808 out of 12,171Before her are Darlene Hard (1936), Miles Teller (1987), Kellan Lutz (1985), Common (1972), Anthony Denison (1949), and Tobias Wolff (1945). After her are John Debney (1956), Judith O'Dea (1945), Wilmer Valderrama (1980), Morris Kirksey (1895), Karl Rove (1950), and Frank Benford (1883).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Christy Walton ranks 125Before her are Dustin Moskovitz (1984), Meg Whitman (1956), Chad Hurley (1977), John Warnock (1940), Jim Walton (1948), and Muhtar Kent (1952). After her are Leo Burnett (1891), Carly Fiorina (1954), Eben Moglen (1959), Herman Cain (1945), Marissa Mayer (1975), and Susan Kare (1954).

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