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Roger Ailes

1940 - 2017

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Roger Eugene Ailes (May 15, 1940 – May 18, 2017) was an American television executive and media consultant. He was the chairman and CEO of Fox News, Fox Television Stations and 20th Television, from which he resigned in July 2016 after allegations of sexual harassment were made by 23 women. Ailes was a media consultant for Republican presidents Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, and George H. W. Bush, and for Rudy Giuliani's first mayoral campaign. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Ailes has received more than 9,110,817 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Roger Ailes is the 157th most popular businessperson, the 1,912th most popular biography from United States and the 54th most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 67.23

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  • 18

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  • 2.51

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  • 2.99

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Roger Ailes ranks 157 out of 604. Before him are Torakusu Yamaha, Karl Albrecht, Thomas J. Watson, Josep Maria Bartomeu, Ron Dennis, and Rebiya Kadeer. After him are Sheldon Adelson, Jack Daniel, Fusajiro Yamauchi, John DeLorean, Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden, and Carl Laemmle.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1940, Roger Ailes ranks 124Before him are Vicente Fernández, Mate Boban, Lei Feng, Jeffrey Archer, Muhammad Saeed al-Sahhaf, and Princess Maria Gabriella of Savoy. After him are Adel Emam, Prince Sixtus Henry of Bourbon-Parma, Richard Pryor, Haing S. Ngor, John Havlicek, and Ricky Nelson. Among people deceased in 2017, Roger Ailes ranks 90Before him are Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Robert Hardy, Anita Pallenberg, Yasuyuki Kuwahara, Tom Regan, and René Préval. After him are Paolo Villaggio, Karin Dor, Bruce McCandless II, Luis Bacalov, Jerry Fodor, and Brian Aldiss.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Roger Ailes ranks 1,912 out of 15,968. Before him are Daniel Nathans (1928), Mark W. Clark (1896), Dorothy Malone (1924), Frank Stella (1936), Jeffrey Dean Morgan (1966), and Linda Lee Cadwell (1945). After him are Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930), Andrew Garfield (1983), Ken Norton (1943), Sheldon Adelson (1933), Jack Daniel (1850), and Dorothy Vaughan (1910).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Roger Ailes ranks 54Before him are Katharine Graham (1917), Phil Knight (1938), Jack Welch (1935), Martha Stewart (1941), Asa Griggs Candler (1851), and Thomas J. Watson (1874). After him are Sheldon Adelson (1933), Jack Daniel (1850), John DeLorean (1925), Larry Silverstein (1931), David Packard (1912), and Henry J. Heinz (1844).