Larry Ellison

1944 - Today

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Lawrence Joseph Ellison (born August 17, 1944) is an American businessman and entrepreneur who cofounded software company Oracle Corporation. He was Oracle's chief executive officer from 1977 to 2014 and is now its chief technology officer and executive chairman. As of June 2024, he is the ninth-wealthiest person in the world, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index, with an estimated net worth of US$137 billion, and the fifth-wealthiest in the world according to Forbes, with an estimated net worth of $152 billion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Larry Ellison has received more than 11,069,492 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Larry Ellison is the 8th most popular businessperson (up from 71st in 2019), the 83rd most popular biography from United States (up from 759th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular American Businessperson.

Larry Ellison is most famous for being the founder and CEO of Oracle Corporation.

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Among businesspeople, Larry Ellison ranks 8 out of 847Before him are Howard Hughes, Bill Gates, Pierre de Coubertin, Oskar Schindler, Ferruccio Lamborghini, and Sepp Blatter. After him are John D. Rockefeller, Jeff Bezos, Vince McMahon, Warren Buffett, Ingvar Kamprad, and George Soros.

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Among people born in 1944, Larry Ellison ranks 2Before him is Danny DeVito. After him are Gerhard Schröder, Jeff Beck, Michael Douglas, George Lucas, Alexander Van der Bellen, Jairzinho, Rutger Hauer, Barry White, Reinhold Messner, and Ban Ki-moon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Larry Ellison ranks 83 out of 20,380Before him are Woody Allen (1935), Al Capone (1899), Abraham Maslow (1908), Robin Williams (1951), Stephen King (1947), and Morgan Freeman (1937). After him are John D. Rockefeller (1839), Martin Luther King Jr. (1929), Caitlyn Jenner (1949), Charles Manson (1934), Grace Hopper (1906), and Tina Turner (1939).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Larry Ellison ranks 3Before him are Howard Hughes (1905), and Bill Gates (1955). After him are John D. Rockefeller (1839), Jeff Bezos (1964), Vince McMahon (1945), Warren Buffett (1930), Tim Cook (1960), Jeffrey Epstein (1953), David Rockefeller (1915), Steve Ballmer (1956), and Colonel Sanders (1890).