Lakshmi Mittal

1950 - Today

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Lakshmi Niwas Mittal (Hindi: [ˈləkʃmi nɪˈʋaːs ˈmɪtːəl] (listen); born 15 June 1950) is an Indian steel magnate, based in the United Kingdom. He is the Executive Chairman of ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaking company, as well as Chairman of stainless steel manufacture Aperam. Mittal owns 38% of ArcelorMittal and holds a 20% stake in Queens Park Rangers F.C.In 2005, Forbes ranked Mittal as the third-richest person in the world, making him the first Indian citizen to be ranked in the top ten in the publication's annual list of the world's richest people. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lakshmi Mittal has received more than 3,060,267 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Lakshmi Mittal is the 186th most popular businessperson (down from 139th in 2019), the 184th most popular biography from India (down from 148th in 2019) and the most popular Indian Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Lakshmi Mittal ranks 186 out of 604Before him are Joe Weider, King C. Gillette, Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Steve Fossett, Josep Lluís Núñez, and Andrew Grove. After him are Aurelio Peccei, Malcolm Glazer, Vincenzo Lancia, Stavros Niarchos, Vidal Sassoon, and Al-Waleed bin Talal.

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Among people born in 1950, Lakshmi Mittal ranks 84Before him are Joe Perry, Corinne Cléry, John Candy, Hiroshi Kanazawa, Bernie Taupin, and Karen Carpenter. After him are Grigory Sokolov, Javier Clemente, Mithun Chakraborty, Chantal Akerman, Neda Ukraden, and Anghel Iordănescu.

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Among people born in India, Lakshmi Mittal ranks 184 out of 1,227Before him are Bharata Muni (-1000), Pushyamitra Shunga (-300), Meher Baba (1894), Vandana Shiva (1952), Madhvacharya (1199), and Siraj ud-Daulah (1733). After him are Guru Tegh Bahadur (1621), Tansen (1493), Mithun Chakraborty (1950), Amrish Puri (1932), Guru Angad (1504), and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak (1942).


Among businesspeople born in India, Lakshmi Mittal ranks 1After him are Jamsetji Tata (1839), Ratan Tata (1937), Dhirubhai Ambani (1932), Azim Premji (1945), Satya Nadella (1967), Sundar Pichai (1972), Vijay Mallya (1955), Indra Nooyi (1955), Anil Ambani (1959), N. R. Narayana Murthy (1946), and Nita Ambani (1963).