Frits Philips

1905 - 2005

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Frederik Jacques "Frits" Philips (16 April 1905 – 5 December 2005) was the fourth chairman of the board of directors of the Dutch electronics company Philips, which his uncle and father founded. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frits Philips has received more than 126,897 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Frits Philips is the 233rd most popular businessperson, the 343rd most popular biography from Netherlands and the 2nd most popular Dutch Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Frits Philips ranks 233 out of 604Before him are Paul Castellano, David Stern, Lazare Ponticelli, Arnon Milchan, Arthur Guinness, and Lamine Diack. After him are Henry E. Steinway, Lee Shau-kee, Edward Cave, Charles Pathé, Edwin Drake, and Serge Dassault.

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Among people born in 1905, Frits Philips ranks 111Before him are Gareth Jones, Edgar Snow, Dhyan Chand, Hiroshi Inagaki, Joseph Bonanno, and Nobuhito, Prince Takamatsu. After him are Eduard Tubin, Michael Powell, Sven Rydell, Gerhard Klopfer, Gertrude Ederle, and Jacinto Quincoces. Among people deceased in 2005, Frits Philips ranks 97Before him are Jef Raskin, Michalina Wisłocka, Andre Gunder Frank, Johnny Carson, Alexander Yakovlev, and George P. Cosmatos. After him are Sandra Dee, Hermann Bondi, Kocheril R. Narayanan, Guillermo Cabrera Infante, Teresa Wright, and Ralph Erskine.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Frits Philips ranks 343 out of 1,209Before him are Jan Dirksz Both (1618), Anton Corbijn (1955), Hendrick de Keyser (1565), Johannes Willebrands (1909), Danny Blind (1961), and Floris II, Count of Holland (1091). After him are Thomas de Keyser (1596), Allaert van Everdingen (1621), Gemma Frisius (1508), Franciscus Donders (1818), Bartel Leendert van der Waerden (1903), and Titus Brandsma (1881).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In Netherlands

Among businesspeople born in Netherlands, Frits Philips ranks 2Before him are Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach (1870). After him are Colonel Tom Parker (1909), Yolanda Hadid (1964), and Ton Roosendaal (1960).