Steve Chen

1978 - Today

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Steven Shih Chen (Chinese: 陳士駿; pinyin: Chén Shìjùn; born August 25, 1978) is a Taiwanese American Internet entrepreneur who is one of the cofounders and previous chief technology officer of the video-sharing website YouTube. After having cofounded the company AVOS Systems, Inc. and built the video-sharing app MixBit, he joined Google Ventures in 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Chen has received more than 2,021,960 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Steve Chen is the 373rd most popular businessperson (down from 358th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Taiwan (down from 15th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Taiwanese Businessperson.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Steve Chen ranks 373 out of 604Before him are Gene Haas, Henry Cole, Henry Luce, Michael Dell, Eduardo Saverin, and James Buchanan Duke. After him are Anders Frisk, Muhtar Kent, Jay Gould, Ernest Oppenheimer, Oleg Deripaska, and Gilbert Kaplan.

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Among people born in 1978, Steve Chen ranks 63Before him are Anthony Mackie, Tomáš Ujfaluši, Eiður Guðjohnsen, Andy Samberg, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, and Igor Tudor. After him are Ayumi Hamasaki, Marko Pantelić, Jukka Nevalainen, Luis García, Usher, and Liya Kebede.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Steve Chen ranks 18 out of 77Before him are Shu Qi (1976), Takeshi Kaneshiro (1973), Chen Chien-jen (1951), Yang Chuan-kwang (1933), Wu Den-yih (1948), and Han Kuo-yu (1957). After him are Sylvia Chang (1953), Jay Chou (1979), Frank Hsieh (1946), Annette Lu (1944), Elaine Chao (1953), and Jolin Tsai (1980).


Among businesspeople born in Taiwan, Steve Chen ranks 2Before him are Terry Gou (1950). After him are Jerry Yang (1968) and Jensen Huang (1963).