John C. Bogle

1929 - 2019

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John Clifton "Jack" Bogle (May 8, 1929 – January 16, 2019) was an American investor, business magnate, and philanthropist. He was the founder and chief executive of The Vanguard Group, and is credited with creating the first index fund. An avid investor and money manager himself, he preached investment over speculation, long-term patience over short-term action, and reducing broker fees as much as possible. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John C. Bogle has received more than 1,845,061 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). John C. Bogle is the 235th most popular businessperson (up from 280th in 2019), the 2,731st most popular biography from United States (up from 3,807th in 2019) and the 78th most popular Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, John C. Bogle ranks 235 out of 601Before her are Vagit Alekperov, Ivar Kreuger, Max Factor, Julius Maggi, Katharine Graham, and David Packard. After her are Kirk Kerkorian, Friedrich Bayer, John Jacob Astor, Beate Uhse-Rotermund, Ludvig Nobel, and Marc Rich.

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Among people born in 1929, John C. Bogle ranks 148Before her are Poul Schlüter, Dina bint Abdul-Hamid, Jaakko Hintikka, Darío Castrillón Hoyos, Zeca Afonso, and Alain Tanner. After her are Charles Tilly, Anne Meara, Shakuntala Devi, Jane Powell, Gabriel Urgebadze, and Joe Pass. Among people deceased in 2019, John C. Bogle ranks 124Before her are Rafi Eitan, Kevin Roche, Antoine Gizenga, Maria Giuseppa Robucci, José de Jesús Pimiento Rodríguez, and Jacques Loussier. After her are Harold Bloom, Jean Vanier, Judith Kerr, Emanuel Ungaro, John Havlicek, and France-Albert René.

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Among people born in United States, John C. Bogle ranks 2,731 out of 18,182Before her are Thomas F. Wilson (1959), Anne Schedeen (1949), Wilma Rudolph (1940), Delmer Daves (1904), Damon Wayans (1960), and Treat Williams (1951). After her are Jermaine Jackson (1954), Anna Moffo (1932), Alexander Haig (1924), Edmond O'Brien (1915), Kirk Kerkorian (1917), and Joey DeMaio (1954).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, John C. Bogle ranks 78Before her are Erin Brockovich (1960), Hetty Green (1834), Alice Walton (1949), Steve Fossett (1944), Katharine Graham (1917), and David Packard (1912). After her are Kirk Kerkorian (1917), Bill Hewlett (1913), Rex Tillerson (1952), Douglas Tompkins (1943), Arthur D. Levinson (1950), and Alfred P. Sloan (1875).