George Soros

1930 - Today

George Soros

George Soros, Hon (born Schwartz György, August 12, 1930) is a Hungarian-born American billionaire investor and philanthropist. As of May 2020, he had a net worth of $8.3 billion, having donated more than $32 billion to the Open Society Foundations.Born in Budapest, Soros survived the German occupation of Hungary and moved to the United Kingdom in 1947. He studied at the London School of Economics and was awarded a bachelor's, then obtaining a master's, and eventually a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from University of London. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Soros has received more than 19,436,290 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3rd most popular businessperson.

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  • 3.74

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Among businesspeople, George Soros ranks 3 out of 481Before him are Howard Hughes and Oskar Schindler. After him are Pierre de Coubertin, Cecil Rhodes, Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Ingvar Kamprad, John D. Rockefeller, Sepp Blatter, Aristotle Onassis, and Vince McMahon.

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Among people born in 1930, George Soros ranks 4Before him are Neil Armstrong, Clint Eastwood, and Sean Connery. After him are Michael Collins, Warren Buffett, Pierre Bourdieu, Helmut Kohl, Jean-Luc Godard, Ray Charles, Jacques Derrida, and Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, George Soros ranks 4 out of 500Before him are Attila (406), Elizabeth Báthory (1560), and Jerome (345). After him are Martin of Tours (316), Ferenc Puskás (1927), Odoacer (433), Theodor Herzl (1860), Harry Houdini (1874), John von Neumann (1903), Stephen I of Hungary (975), and Miklós Horthy (1868).


Among businesspeople born in Hungary, George Soros ranks 1After him are Charles Simonyi (1948) and Andrew Grove (1936).

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