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Robert Monroe

1915 - 1995

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Robert Allan Monroe, also known as Bob Monroe (October 30, 1915 – March 17, 1995), was a radio broadcasting executive who became known for his research into altered consciousness and founding The Monroe Institute. His 1971 book Journeys Out of the Body is credited with popularizing the term "out-of-body experience". Monroe achieved worldwide recognition as an explorer of human consciousness and out-of-body experiences. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Monroe has received more than 322,542 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Monroe is the 208th most popular businessperson (down from 163rd in 2019), the 2,578th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,053rd in 2019) and the 71st most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 17

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  • 2.08

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Robert Monroe ranks 208 out of 604Before him are Fredrik Idestam, Edsel Ford, Piero Ferrari, Yingluck Shinawatra, Jorge Paulo Lemann, and Friedrich Alfred Krupp. After him are Edward Colston, John Sculley, Jamsetji Tata, Francesco Baracca, David Koch, and Adriano Galliani.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1915, Robert Monroe ranks 83Before him are Geraldine of Albania, John Profumo, Prince George William of Hanover, Kiyosi Itô, Arsenio Erico, and Jo Van Fleet. After him are Lorne Greene, C. W. Ceram, Don Budge, André Frossard, John Vorster, and Piet de Jong. Among people deceased in 1995, Robert Monroe ranks 85Before him are Srinagarindra, Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Sicco Mansholt, Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark, Kingsley Amis, and J. Presper Eckert. After him are Arturo Frondizi, Mia Martini, Sylvester Stadler, Alexander Godunov, André Frossard, and Viveca Lindfors.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Monroe ranks 2,578 out of 15,968Before him are Téa Leoni (1966), Taylor Swift (1989), William M. Branham (1909), Rensis Likert (1903), Ignacio Zaragoza (1829), and Gerard Damiano (1928). After him are Jean Arthur (1900), Jon Brower Minnoch (1941), Alexander Haig (1924), Tony Robbins (1960), Carla Bley (1936), and Madeleine Astor (1893).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Robert Monroe ranks 71Before him are Malcolm Glazer (1928), Rex Tillerson (1952), Hetty Green (1834), Mike Markkula (1942), Bill Hewlett (1913), and Edsel Ford (1893). After him are John Sculley (1939), David Koch (1940), William C. Durant (1861), Charlie Munger (1924), Eric Schmidt (1955), and Charles Koch (1935).