Thomas Cook

1808 - 1892

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Thomas Cook (22 November 1808 – 18 July 1892) was an English businessman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Cook has received more than 1,140,762 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Thomas Cook is the 48th most popular businessperson (up from 59th in 2019), the 365th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 478th in 2019) and the 4th most popular British Businessperson.

Thomas Cook is a British travel agency that was founded in 1841 by Thomas Cook. They offer package holidays, airline tickets, and rail tickets.

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  • 34

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  • 8.41

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  • 2.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among businesspeople, Thomas Cook ranks 48 out of 604Before him are Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, João Havelange, Robert Kiyosaki, Henri Nestlé, Sergei Diaghilev, and Mohamed Al-Fayed. After him are Otto Frank, Johns Hopkins, Madam C. J. Walker, Aga Khan IV, Joan Gamper, and J. Bruce Ismay.

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Among people born in 1808, Thomas Cook ranks 11Before him are Patrice de MacMahon, Emir Abdelkader, Frederick VII of Denmark, Jefferson Davis, Princess Ludovika of Bavaria, and Gérard de Nerval. After him are Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria, David Strauss, Johann Gustav Droysen, Maria Malibran, Carl Spitzweg, and Solomon Northup. Among people deceased in 1892, Thomas Cook ranks 6Before him are Walt Whitman, Werner von Siemens, Bahá'u'lláh, Ernest Renan, and Princess Ludovika of Bavaria. After him are Richard Owen, Édouard Lalo, John Couch Adams, Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse, Rudolf von Jhering, and Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Cook ranks 365 out of 6,924Before him are James Parkinson (1755), Peter Sellers (1925), Christopher Wren (1632), Thomas Becket (1119), Samuel Johnson (1709), and Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411). After him are Mary Somerville (1780), Robert Edwards (1925), John Knox (1514), Edmund I (921), Princess Alice of Battenberg (1885), and Stuart Sutcliffe (1940).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Thomas Cook ranks 4Before him are Cecil Rhodes (1853), Andrew Carnegie (1835), and Bernie Ecclestone (1930). After him are J. Bruce Ismay (1862), Frank Williams (1942), Richard Branson (1950), Brian Epstein (1934), Stanley Rous (1895), David Icke (1952), Ron Dennis (1947), and Thomas Lipton (1848).