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Larry Flynt

1942 - 2021

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Larry Claxton Flynt Jr. (; November 1, 1942 – February 10, 2021) was an American publisher and the president of Larry Flynt Publications (LFP). LFP mainly produces pornographic magazines, such as Hustler, pornographic videos, and three pornographic television channels named Hustler TV. Flynt fought several high-profile legal battles involving the First Amendment, and unsuccessfully ran for public office. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Larry Flynt has received more than 5,117,112 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Larry Flynt is the 81st most popular businessperson (up from 108th in 2019), the 920th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,226th in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Businessperson.

Larry Flynt is most famous for publishing pornographic magazines such as Hustler and for his legal battles with the United States government.

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Among businesspeople, Larry Flynt ranks 81 out of 601Before him are Liliane Bettencourt, Akio Morita, Louis Vuitton, Li Ka-shing, Adnan Khashoggi, and Mikhail Khodorkovsky. After him are Stanley Rous, Mohamed Al-Fayed, Ole Kirk Christiansen, Ferdinand Piëch, Robert Guérin, and Flavio Briatore.

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Among people born in 1942, Larry Flynt ranks 71Before him are Leo Beenhakker, René Angélil, Hissène Habré, Thabo Mbeki, Vicente Fox, and Margaret Court. After him are George Jung, Wolfgang Schäuble, Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark, Jean-Claude Trichet, Daniel Dennett, and Caetano Veloso. Among people deceased in 2021, Larry Flynt ranks 55Before him are Phil Spector, Hissène Habré, Abdelkader Bensalah, Isamu Akasaki, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, and Edita Gruberová. After him are Manuel Santana, George Jung, E. O. Wilson, Idriss Déby, Nawal El Saadawi, and John McAfee.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Larry Flynt ranks 920 out of 18,182Before him are John Fante (1909), D. W. Griffith (1875), Laura Branigan (1952), Harvey J. Alter (1935), Davy Crockett (1786), and Arthur Leonard Schawlow (1921). After him are Christian B. Anfinsen (1916), Virginia Satir (1916), George Kennedy (1925), Magic Johnson (1959), Billy Joel (1949), and Jerry Goldsmith (1929).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Larry Flynt ranks 26Before him are Martin Cooper (1928), Margaret Hamilton (1936), Robert McNamara (1916), Larry Ellison (1944), Estée Lauder (1906), and Paul Allen (1953). After him are Benjamin Guggenheim (1865), Madam C. J. Walker (1867), Sam Walton (1918), William Boeing (1881), Lee Iacocca (1924), and Fred Trump (1905).