Terry Gou

1950 - Today

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Terry Gou (Chinese: 郭台銘; pinyin: Guō Táimíng; born 18 October 1950) is a Taiwanese billionaire businessman who is the founder, chairman and general manager of Foxconn. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Terry Gou has received more than 719,823 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Terry Gou is the 269th most popular businessperson (down from 214th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Taiwan and the most popular Taiwanese Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Terry Gou ranks 269 out of 604Before him are Meyer Guggenheim, B. C. Forbes, Haim Saban, Ebenezer Cobb Morley, Eugène Schueller, and Jack Tramiel. After him are Louis Réard, David Sarnoff, Alice Walton, Joseph Oller, Ma Huateng, and Carl Icahn.

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Among people born in 1950, Terry Gou ranks 154Before him are Miki Manojlović, Tony Banks, Alexander Lebed, Steven Van Zandt, Thom Barry, and Megumi Torigoe. After him are James Rothman, Dudu Georgescu, Bruce Boxleitner, Yuen Wah, Takao Orii, and Moshe Ya'alon.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Terry Gou ranks 10 out of 77Before him are Ang Lee (1954), Chen Shui-bian (1950), Yuan T. Lee (1936), Teruo Nakamura (1919), Zheng Keshuang (1670), and Su Tseng-chang (1947). After him are Brigitte Lin (1954), Shu Qi (1976), Takeshi Kaneshiro (1973), Chen Chien-jen (1951), Yang Chuan-kwang (1933), and Wu Den-yih (1948).


Among businesspeople born in Taiwan, Terry Gou ranks 1After him are Steve Chen (1978), Jerry Yang (1968), and Jensen Huang (1963).