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Ettore Bugatti

1881 - 1947

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Ettore Arco Isidoro Bugatti (15 September 1881 – 21 August 1947) was an Italian-French automobile designer and manufacturer. He is remembered as the founder and proprietor of the automobile manufacturing company Automobiles E. Bugatti, which he founded in 1909 in the then German town of Molsheim in the Alsace region of what is now France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ettore Bugatti has received more than 1,040,035 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Ettore Bugatti is the 41st most popular businessperson (down from 33rd in 2019), the 518th most popular biography from Italy (down from 481st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Italian Businessperson.

Ettore Bugatti was a famous car designer who is most famous for his Bugatti cars.

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Among businesspeople, Ettore Bugatti ranks 41 out of 601Before him are Guccio Gucci, Otto Frank, João Havelange, Robert Bosch, J. Paul Getty, and Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach. After him are Ferruccio Lamborghini, Soichiro Honda, Robert Kiyosaki, Bernie Madoff, Ronald Wayne, and Thomas Cook.

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Among people born in 1881, Ettore Bugatti ranks 22Before him are Clinton Davisson, Walther von Brauchitsch, Fernand Léger, Alexei Rykov, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, and Guccio Gucci. After him are Georg von Küchler, Alcide De Gasperi, Hans Fischer, Maximilian von Weichs, Irving Langmuir, and Erwin von Witzleben. Among people deceased in 1947, Ettore Bugatti ranks 17Before him are Victor Horta, George II of Greece, Raoul Wallenberg, Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten, Alfred North Whitehead, and Halford Mackinder. After him are Black Dahlia, Han van Meegeren, Aung San, Anton Denikin, Ernst Lubitsch, and Pierre Bonnard.

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Among people born in Italy, Ettore Bugatti ranks 518 out of 4,668Before him are Pietro Aretino (1492), Pope Boniface VI (800), Alberto Ascari (1918), Giovanni Falcone (1939), Pope Hilarius (415), and Giulio Caccini (1551). After him are Maria Anna of Savoy (1803), Pope Innocent I (378), Francis I of the Two Sicilies (1777), Ambrogio Lorenzetti (1290), Propertius (-50), and Pope Stephen II (715).


Among businesspeople born in Italy, Ettore Bugatti ranks 3Before him are Cosimo de' Medici (1389) and Guccio Gucci (1881). After him are Ferruccio Lamborghini (1916), Giovanni Agnelli (1866), Flavio Briatore (1950), Michele Ferrero (1925), Giulia Tofana (1581), Massimo Moratti (1945), Vincenzo Lancia (1881), Piero Ferrari (1945), and Mino Raiola (1967).