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Suge Knight

1965 - Today

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Marion Hugh "Suge" Knight Jr. (; born April 19, 1965) is an American former music executive and the co-founder and CEO of Death Row Records, who was a central figure in gangsta rap's catapult to massive commercialization. This feat is attributed to the record label's first two album releases: Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Suge Knight has received more than 23,088,381 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Suge Knight is the 278th most popular businessperson (up from 785th in 2019), the 3,748th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,203rd in 2019) and the 90th most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 23M

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  • 62.80

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.83

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Suge Knight ranks 278 out of 604Before him are Alice Walton, Joseph Oller, Ma Huateng, Carl Icahn, Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, and Eddie Jordan. After him are François-Henri Pinault, John C. Bogle, Roy E. Disney, Vicente Calderón, Maurizio Arrivabene, and Bruce Buck.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1965, Suge Knight ranks 85Before him are Damien Hirst, Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, David Robinson, Jeffrey Wright, Alan Cumming, and Manuel Sanchís Hontiyuelo. After him are Steve Kerr, Maria de Medeiros, Reggie Miller, Ryan Murphy, Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus, and Trifon Ivanov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Suge Knight ranks 3,748 out of 15,968Before him are James Samuel Coleman (1926), Mike Resnick (1942), Kelly Johnson (1910), Greg Kinnear (1963), Don Adams (1923), and H.D. (1886). After him are Jim Davis (1909), Sixto Durán Ballén (1921), Sylvia Sidney (1910), Robert Z. Leonard (1889), Mabel Normand (1892), and Phyllis Schlafly (1924).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Suge Knight ranks 90Before him are John D. Rockefeller III (1906), Douglas Tompkins (1943), Allen Klein (1931), Arnold Rothstein (1882), Alice Walton (1949), and Carl Icahn (1936). After him are John C. Bogle (1929), Roy E. Disney (1930), Bruce Buck (1946), Armand Hammer (1898), Kenneth Arnold (1915), and Howard Schultz (1953).

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