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Vincent J. McMahon

1914 - 1984

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Vincent James McMahon (July 6, 1915 – May 24, 1984), sometimes referred to as Vince McMahon Sr., was an American professional wrestling promoter. He is best known for running the Capitol Wrestling Corporation, which was later renamed WWWF (World Wide Wrestling Federation) and WWF (World Wrestling Federation) during his tenure and is currently called WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment), from 1953 to 1982, as well as for being the father of his successor, Vincent K. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vincent J. McMahon has received more than 1,862,899 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Vincent J. McMahon is the 322nd most popular businessperson (down from 283rd in 2019), the 4,754th most popular biography from United States and the 104th most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 21

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  • 1.72

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  • 3.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Vincent J. McMahon ranks 322 out of 604Before him are Franz Josef Popp, Earl Tupper, Dieter Zetsche, Franklin Clarence Mars, Jim Marshall, and Sundar Pichai. After him are Toto Wolff, Ben Bradlee, Milton S. Hershey, Svend Foyn, Lei Jun, and Marc Rich.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1914, Vincent J. McMahon ranks 197Before him are Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury, Norman Lloyd, Myroslav Ivan Lubachivsky, Gisèle Casadesus, Ralph Ellison, and Afonsinho. After him are Jacques Dufilho, Christl Cranz, Mihailo Lalić, Orhan Kemal, Viktor Grishin, and Dorothy Lamour. Among people deceased in 1984, Vincent J. McMahon ranks 132Before him are Rambai Barni, Sam Jaffe, Wolfgang Staudte, Niyazi, Helge Løvland, and Giuseppe Tucci. After him are Viktor Chukarin, Marcel Moyse, Peter Walker, Red Garland, Ethel Merman, and Claude Chevalley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Vincent J. McMahon ranks 4,754 out of 15,968Before him are Richard M. Karp (1935), Richard Belzer (1944), Odetta (1930), Brian Thompson (1959), Genie (1957), and Chief Joseph (1840). After him are Martin Kove (1946), Alexander H. Stephens (1812), Brie Larson (1989), Henry Paulson (1946), Ben Bradlee (1921), and Robert M. Parker Jr. (1947).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Vincent J. McMahon ranks 104Before him are Jamie Hyneman (1956), David Geffen (1943), Sylvia Beach (1887), Bob Iger (1951), Earl Tupper (1907), and Franklin Clarence Mars (1883). After him are Ben Bradlee (1921), Milton S. Hershey (1857), Linda McMahon (1948), Alan Lomax (1915), Charles Yerkes (1837), and Chuck Feeney (1931).