Robert Monroe

1915 - 1995

Robert Monroe

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 259,787 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 161st most popular businessperson.

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  • 1.78

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Among businesspeople, Robert Monroe ranks 163 out of 481Before him are Melitta Bentz, Giovanni Battista Caproni, Evangelos Zappas, Josep Lluís Núñez, John Sculley, and John Jacob Astor. After him are Carl Laemmle, Andrew Grove, Yingluck Shinawatra, King C. Gillette, Phil Knight, and Charles Pathé.

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Among people born in 1915, Robert Monroe ranks 77Before him are Gyula Zsengellér, Santiago Carrillo, J. C. R. Licklider, Geraldine of Albania, Kiyosi Itô, and Hanns Martin Schleyer. After him are Kunihiko Kodaira, John Vorster, Georgy Sviridov, Ibolya Csák, Liisi Oterma, and Richard Hamming. Among people deceased in 1995, Robert Monroe ranks 73Before him are Sicco Mansholt, Mia Martini, Georges Canguilhem, Eileen Chang, Carlos Monzón, and Eazy-E. After him are Chen Yun, Masashi Watanabe, Morarji Desai, Clair Cameron Patterson, Edda Mussolini, and Krešimir Ćosić.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Monroe ranks 2,053 out of 12,171Before him are Andy Kaufman (1949), John Harvey Kellogg (1852), Robby Krieger (1946), Matthew Broderick (1962), Gerry Mulligan (1927), and Victor French (null). After him are Rosanna Arquette (1959), Alan Ladd (1913), Henry Bergman (1868), Dan Inosanto (1936), Lewis Mumford (1895), and Benny Golson (1929).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Robert Monroe ranks 53Before him are Johns Hopkins (1795), Asa Griggs Candler (1851), Jack Welch (1935), Mike Markkula (1942), Sheldon Adelson (1933), and John Sculley (1939). After him are King C. Gillette (1855), Katharine Graham (1917), Charles Koch (1935), Bill Hewlett (1913), Walter Chrysler (1875), and David Packard (1912).

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