Jerry Yang

1968 - Today

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Jerry Chih-Yuan Yang (born November 6, 1968) is a Taiwanese-American billionaire computer programmer, internet entrepreneur, and venture capitalist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerry Yang has received more than 959,397 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Jerry Yang is the 421st most popular businessperson (down from 367th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Taiwan (down from 17th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Taiwanese Businessperson.

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  • 58.07

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  • 38

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  • 4.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Jerry Yang ranks 421 out of 604Before him are William McGregor, Dmitry Rybolovlev, Helen Walton, Sam Panopoulos, Andrew Planche, and Carl Laemmle Jr.. After him are Lee Jae-yong, Samuel Cunard, Richard DeVos, Shane McMahon, Ana Botín, and Mohammed bin Hammam.

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Among people born in 1968, Jerry Yang ranks 174Before him are Chayanne, Laurent Jalabert, Dorinel Munteanu, Klas Ingesson, Gianni Morbidelli, and Seth Gilliam. After him are Wendelin Werner, Yasmine Bleeth, Mario Basler, Frédéric Diefenthal, Hwang Sun-hong, and Yevgeny Shevchuk.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Jerry Yang ranks 27 out of 77Before him are Frank Hsieh (1946), Annette Lu (1944), Elaine Chao (1953), Jolin Tsai (1980), William Lai (1959), and Lin Chi-ling (1974). After him are David Ho (1952), Justin Lin (1971), Ruby Lin (1976), Peter Chen (1947), Chi Cheng (1944), and Jensen Huang (1963).


Among businesspeople born in Taiwan, Jerry Yang ranks 3Before him are Terry Gou (1950) and Steve Chen (1978). After him are Jensen Huang (1963).