Dhirubhai Ambani

1932 - 2002

Dhirubhai Ambani

Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani, popularly known as Dhirubhai Ambani (28 December 1932 – 6 July 2002) was a successful Indian business tycoon who founded Reliance Industries. Ambani took Reliance public in 1977 and was worth $25.6 billion upon his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dhirubhai Ambani has received more than 5,509,194 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 214th most popular businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Dhirubhai Ambani ranks 218 out of 481Before him are Joseph Oller, Dieter Zetsche, Terry Gou, Henry E. Steinway, Stefan Persson, and Henry Ford II. After him are Rosalía Mera, Serge Dassault, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, Edwin Drake, Hans Riegel, and Charlie Munger.

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Among people born in 1932, Dhirubhai Ambani ranks 171Before him are Nichelle Nichols, Joseph Zen, Geraldine McEwan, Pentti Linkola, Robert Anton Wilson, and Ervin László. After him are Inese Jaunzeme, Parry O'Brien, Tony Brooks, Francis Arinze, Richard Lester, and Frances E. Allen. Among people deceased in 2002, Dhirubhai Ambani ranks 106Before him are Kristen Nygaard, Michail Stasinopoulos, Thomas Gordon, Gabriel Almond, Ray Brown, and Masakatsu Miyamoto. After him are Nikolai Amosov, Domènec Balmanya, Yevgeny Svetlanov, Rosemary Clooney, Waylon Jennings, and Nguyễn Văn Thuận.

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In India

Among people born in India, Dhirubhai Ambani ranks 252 out of 848Before him are Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay (1876), Madhubala (1933), Michael Radford (1946), C. Rajagopalachari (1878), Feroze Gandhi (1912), and Neelam Sanjiva Reddy (1913). After him are Skandagupta (500), Shashi Kapoor (1938), Mir Taqi Mir (1723), Asha Bhosle (1933), Joanna Lumley (1946), and Farrukhsiyar (1685).


Among businesspeople born in India, Dhirubhai Ambani ranks 4Before him are Lakshmi Mittal (1950), Jamsetji Tata (1839), and Ratan Tata (1937). After him are Satya Nadella (1967), Azim Premji (1945), Sundar Pichai (1972), Vijay Mallya (1955), Indra Nooyi (1955), Anil Ambani (1959), Vinod Khosla (1955), and Sabeer Bhatia (1968).

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