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Irving Kristol

1920 - 2009

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Irving Kristol (; January 22, 1920 – September 18, 2009) was an American journalist who was dubbed the "godfather of neoconservatism". As a founder, editor, and contributor to various magazines, he played an influential role in the intellectual and political culture of the latter half of the twentieth century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Irving Kristol has received more than 575,049 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Irving Kristol is the 475th most popular businessperson (down from 440th in 2019), the 6,714th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,088th in 2019) and the 162nd most popular American Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Irving Kristol ranks 475 out of 601Before him are Steve Wynn, John Warnock, Arianna Huffington, Henry Clay Frick, Aliko Dangote, and Anita Roddick. After him are Jacqueline Mars, Harvey S. Firestone, Mark Shuttleworth, Manolo el del bombo, Gilbert Kaplan, and Sam Panopoulos.

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Among people born in 1920, Irving Kristol ranks 294Before him are João Cabral de Melo Neto, Thomas Sebeok, Jacques Noël, Robert Lamoureux, Roy Jenkins, and Ehsan Yarshater. After him are Eugênio Sales, Gesualdo Bufalino, Fyodor Abramov, Sverre Farstad, Franca Valeri, and George Herbig. Among people deceased in 2009, Irving Kristol ranks 241Before him are Jan Kaplický, Abel Goumba, Léon Glovacki, Lukas Foss, Hirotugu Akaike, and Kim Manners. After him are Luciano Emmer, Dell Hymes, Ali Akbar Khan, Abdul Aziz al-Hakim, Arturo Gatti, and Harve Presnell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Irving Kristol ranks 6,714 out of 18,182Before him are Pete Rademacher (1928), Patrick O'Neal (1927), Steven Millhauser (1943), Johnny Griffin (1928), Bill O'Reilly (1949), and Eva LaRue (1966). After him are Johnny Isakson (1944), Mary Lou Williams (1910), Noah Hathaway (1971), Alexis Denisof (1966), Amy Smart (1976), and Debra Jo Rupp (1951).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Irving Kristol ranks 162Before him are Sheryl Sandberg (1969), Mark Cuban (1958), Will Keith Kellogg (1860), Steve Wynn (1942), John Warnock (1940), and Henry Clay Frick (1849). After him are Jacqueline Mars (1939), Harvey S. Firestone (1868), Gilbert Kaplan (1941), David Filo (1966), Ben Bradlee (1921), and Jared Kushner (1981).