Jeff Bezos

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Jeffrey Preston Bezos ( BAY-zohss; né Jorgensen; born January 12, 1964) is an American entrepreneur, media proprietor, investor, and computer engineer. He is the founder and executive chairman of Amazon, where he previously served as the president and CEO. With a net worth of around US$205 billion as of November 2021, he is either the first- or the second-wealthiest person in the world according to Forbes and Bloomberg's Billionaires Index.Born in Albuquerque and raised in Houston and Miami, Bezos graduated from Princeton University in 1986. He holds a degree in electrical engineering and computer science. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeff Bezos has received more than 44,327,467 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Jeff Bezos is the 41st most popular businessperson (up from 50th in 2019), the 417th most popular biography from United States (up from 507th in 2019) and the 16th most popular American Businessperson.

Jeff Bezos is most famous for being the founder and CEO of, the largest online retailer in the world.

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Among businesspeople, Jeff Bezos ranks 41 out of 604Before him are Ferruccio Lamborghini, Soichiro Honda, Rudolf Dassler, Bernard Arnault, Bernie Ecclestone, and Robert Kardashian. After him are Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, João Havelange, Robert Kiyosaki, Henri Nestlé, Sergei Diaghilev, and Mohamed Al-Fayed.

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Among people born in 1964, Jeff Bezos ranks 8Before him are Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, Dan Brown, Russell Crowe, and Boris Johnson. After him are Marco van Basten, Sarah Palin, Juliette Binoche, Michael Laudrup, Courteney Cox, and Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex.

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Among people born in United States, Jeff Bezos ranks 417 out of 15,968Before him are Gordon Allport (1897), Jennifer Lopez (1969), Jerome Bruner (1915), Iggy Pop (1947), Robert Kardashian (1944), and Chet Baker (1929). After him are Susan Sarandon (1946), Barry Barish (1936), Bernie Madoff (1938), Katherine Johnson (1918), Kurt Vonnegut (1922), and James Caan (1940).

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Among businesspeople born in United States, Jeff Bezos ranks 16Before him are Tim Cook (1960), J. P. Morgan (1837), J. Paul Getty (1892), P. T. Barnum (1810), Steve Ballmer (1956), and Robert Kardashian (1944). After him are Robert Kiyosaki (1947), Johns Hopkins (1795), Madam C. J. Walker (1867), Robert McNamara (1916), Paul Allen (1953), and Margaret Hamilton (1936).

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