Howard Schultz

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Howard D. Schultz (born July 19, 1953) is an American businessman. He served as the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Starbucks Coffee Company from 1986 to 2000, and then again from 2008 to 2017. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Howard Schultz has received more than 3,842,271 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Howard Schultz is the 297th most popular businessperson (down from 294th in 2019), the 4,206th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,999th in 2019) and the 95th most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 3.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Howard Schultz ranks 297 out of 604Before him are Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, Pierre Veyron, Tadashi Yanai, Wang Jianlin, Emil Rathenau, and Mino Raiola. After him are Bertha Krupp, Gregory Olsen, Albert Ballin, Ken Aston, Adolf Merckle, and Gaston Gallimard.

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Among people born in 1953, Howard Schultz ranks 143Before him are David Chipperfield, Steve Jackson, Stanley Williams, Carlos Mesa, Paul Haggis, and Myung-whun Chung. After him are Klaus Wowereit, Toyohito Mochizuki, Jacques Villeneuve, Johnny Clegg, Andreas Vollenweider, and Chaka Khan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Howard Schultz ranks 4,206 out of 15,968Before him are Troy Donahue (1936), David Rasche (1944), Anne Tyler (1941), Harry Hillman (1881), Dean Jagger (1903), and Harry Reems (1947). After him are Doris Miller (1919), Robert N. Bellah (1927), Hank Azaria (1964), Robert Hanssen (1944), William R. King (1786), and Carl Spaatz (1891).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Howard Schultz ranks 95Before him are Carl Icahn (1936), John C. Bogle (1929), Roy E. Disney (1930), Bruce Buck (1946), Armand Hammer (1898), and Kenneth Arnold (1915). After him are Gregory Olsen (1945), Jamie Hyneman (1956), David Geffen (1943), Sylvia Beach (1887), Bob Iger (1951), and Earl Tupper (1907).

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