Aries Entrepreneurs

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Mukesh Ambani
(Indian businessman)

Mukesh Ambani
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Birthdate: April 19, 1957
Birthplace: Aden, Yemen

The richest person in Asia, Mukesh Ambani is an Indian billionaire business magnate. He is the chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL). The son legendary Dhirubhai Ambani, he started his career by helping his father build their family business. As of today, he is the only Indian businessman on Forbes' list of the world's most powerful people.

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Larry Page
(Co-founder of Google)

Larry Page
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Birthdate: March 26, 1973
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States

Larry Page is an American Internet entrepreneur and computer scientist. As one of the co-founders of the multinational technology company Google, Larry Page effectively changed the way the world functions today as Google is a synonym for a search engine in many parts of the world. Unsurprisingly, he became a billionaire after co-founding Google.

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J. P. Morgan
(Financier)

J. P. Morgan
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Birthdate: April 17, 1837
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: March 31, 1913
J.P. Morgan was an iconic figure of the economic boom of the Gilded Age and established the investment banking firm J.P. Morgan & Co. He also controlled companies such as U.S. Steel, General Electric, and AT&T. He prevented the American economy from collapsing during the Panic of 1907.
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Sam Walton
(Businessman)

Sam Walton
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Birthdate: March 29, 1918
Birthplace: Kingfisher, Oklahoma
Died: April 5, 1992
Sam Walton, founder of the retail chain Walmart and Sam's Club, was the richest man in the U.S. at one point. He made Walmart the world’s largest private employer. One of Time’s 100 most influential people of the 20th Century, he had also earned the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
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Steve Ballmer
(CEO of Microsoft (2000-2014))

Steve Ballmer
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Birthdate: March 24, 1956
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
The world’s ninth-richest person as of 2020, Steve Ballmer has served as the CEO of Microsoft. He dropped out of the MBA program at Stanford when Bill Gates invited him to join Microsoft in 1980. Ballmer owns the NBA team Los Angeles Clippers. The USAFacts.org founder donates to educational causes. 

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Amancio Ortega Gaona
(Entrepreneur)

Amancio Ortega Gaona
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Birthdate: March 28, 1936
Birthplace: Busdongo de Arbás, Spain
Former chairman and founder of Inditex fashion group, Amancio Ortega Gaona is renowned for it's chain Zara. He set the ball rolling for the fast fashion movement in the mid-70s. He first ventured into retail in his early teens, 

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Hugh Hefner
(Founder of Playboy Magazine)

Hugh Hefner
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Birthdate: April 9, 1926
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: September 27, 2017

As the founder of Playboy magazine, Hugh Hefner changed the way people viewed nudity. Known for his enviable lifestyle, he resided in luxury mansions along with his Playboy Playmates. Also a well-known philanthropist, Hefner made significant donations to various causes. He also supported freedom of expression and sexual liberation.

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Dodi Fayed
(Film producer, Romantic Partner of Princess Diana)

Dodi Fayed
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Birthdate: April 17, 1955
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: August 31, 1997

Dodi Fayed was an Egyptian movie producer who died in a car crash in 1997 alongside his romantic partner Diana, Princess of Wales. The car crash became international news and Fayed is often referred to as Diana's eternal love. Fayed's billionaire father, Mohamed Al-Fayed, erected two memorials, including a 3-metre high bronze statue, to Diana and his son at Harrods.

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John Paul DeJoria
(Businessperson)

John Paul DeJoria
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Birthdate: April 13, 1944
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Once a homeless person who slept in his car, John Paul DeJoria became a billionaire hair-care magnate, as the co-founder of Paul Mitchell and the Patrón Spirits Company. He started off as a door-to-door salesman, peddling his shampoo brand in LA salons. He is now part of The Giving Pledge.

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Rick Harrison
(Businessman)

Rick Harrison
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Birthdate: March 22, 1965
Birthplace: Lexington, North Carolina, United States
Rick Harrison, co-owner of the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, shot to fame with the History Channel show Pawn Stars. His memoir, License to Pawn, became a New York Times bestseller. Named the National Pawnbrokers Association’s 2010 Pawnbroker of the Year, he also appeared on the game show Pawnography

Alan Sugar
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Birthdate: March 24, 1947
Birthplace: London Borough of Hackney

Alan Sugar is a British business magnate, politician, author, and media personality. He is credited with founding the popular electronics company, Amstrad. He also co-owned the English football club Tottenham Hotspur from 1991 to 2001. Also a well-known philanthropist, Sugar donated £200,000 to the Labour Party in 2001. He has also donated for charities, such as Great Ormond Street Hospital.

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Tommy Hilfiger
(Fashion Designer)

Tommy Hilfiger
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Birthdate: March 24, 1951
Birthplace: Elmira, New York, United States

Thomas Jacob Hilfiger, better known as Tommy Hilfiger, is a legendary fashion designer who has gained worldwide fame with his eponymous fashion line. He had begun his career with the fashion chain People's Place. His brand is now owned by Phillips-Van Heusen, though he remains its chief designer.

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Rex Tillerson
(Businessperson)

Rex Tillerson
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Birthdate: March 23, 1952
Birthplace: Wichita Falls, Texas, United States

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Richard Rawlings
(Reality TV Star)

Richard Rawlings
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Birthdate: March 30, 1969
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Entrepreneur and reality TV star Richard Rawlings gained fame with the Discovery Channel show Fast N' Loud. He owns Gas Monkey Garage and is the co-host of Garage Rehab. He also owns a bar-and-grill chain and a music venue. He made a Cannonball Run world record, too.

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Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
(Indian Entrepreneur, Executive Chairperson and Founder of 'Biocon Limited' and 'Biocon Biologics Limited')

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
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Birthdate: March 23, 1953
Birthplace: Bangalore, Mysore State, India

Biocon founder and chairperson Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is a self-made billionaire entrepreneur who made it to Forbes’s Power Women 2020 list. Though she initially wished to be a brewer like her father, she later drifted to the biochemical industry. Apart from revolutionizing the Indian biopharma market, she also heads a charitable organization.

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Aliko Dangote
(Businessman)

Aliko Dangote
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Birthdate: April 10, 1957
Birthplace: Kano

Nigerian billionaire business magnate and philanthropist, Aliko Dangote, is the wealthiest person in Africa. He is also the richest black person in the world. Born into a wealthy family, he grew up to be an astute young man. He founded the multi trillion-naira conglomerate, The Dangote Group. A dedicated philanthropist, he has donated millions to health care in Nigeria.

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Robert Kiyosaki
(Founder of Rich Global LLC)

Robert Kiyosaki
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Birthdate: April 8, 1947
Birthplace: HHilo, Hawaii, United States

Robert Kiyosaki is an American author and businessman known for his internationally acclaimed book Rich Dad Poor Dad; his Rich Dad Poor Dad book series has sold more than 41 million copies worldwide after having been translated into 51 languages. Kiyosaki is also credited with founding the Rich Dad Company and Rich Global LLC, which filed for bankruptcy in 2012.

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Cosimo de' Medici
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Birthdate: April 10, 1389
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: August 1, 1464

One of the main patriarchs of the famed Medici family that ruled Florence, Italian banker Cosimo de' Medici was one of the richest men of his time. Medici was also a great patron of art and architecture. He also arranged a search for ancient manuscripts and opened a public library.

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Guccio Gucci
(Italian Businessman)

Guccio Gucci
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Birthdate: March 26, 1881
Birthplace: Florence
Died: January 2, 1953
Son of an Italian leather-goods maker, Guccio Gucci was initially reluctant to join his family business and worked in hotels instead. Changing his mind later, he opened the first Gucci shop in Florence in 1921. The year of his death, 1953, saw the opening of the first Gucci store abroad.

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Anne Lister
(Writer)

Anne Lister
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Birthdate: April 3, 1791
Birthplace: Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Died: September 22, 1840

Apart from being a traveler and a mountaineer, Anne Lister was also known as the world’s "first modern lesbian". Nicknamed Gentleman Jack for her androgynous fashion, which almost always included the color black, she penned diaries that contained many secret codes that were deciphered much after her death.

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Jerry Krause
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Birthdate: April 6, 1939
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 21, 2017

Jerry Krause was a sports scout and executive. He served as the general manager of the Chicago Bulls in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for several years, from 1985 to 2003. He won the NBA Executive of the Year Award twice. He died in 2017 and was posthumously inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame later that year. 

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Andrew William Mellon
(Industrialist, Philanthropist)

Andrew William Mellon
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Birthdate: March 24, 1855
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 27, 1937

The son of wealthy Pittsburgh banker Thomas Mellon, Andrew William Mellon had followed in his father’s footsteps, to be a banker. He had also been the American ambassador to the U.K. and the American secretary of the treasury. He owned companies such as Alcoa, Old Overholt whiskey, and Gulf Oil.

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Ingvar Kamprad
(Founder of IKEA)

Ingvar Kamprad
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Birthdate: March 30, 1926
Birthplace: Pjätteryd, Sweden
Died: January 27, 2018
In 2004, Swedish business tycoon and IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad stunned everyone to beat Bill Gates in the race for world’s wealthiest person. He showed his entrepreneurial streak as a kid when he made profits from selling matches. He founded IKEA with a cash reward he got from his father.

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Marc Jacobs
(Fashion designer)

Marc Jacobs
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Birthdate: April 9, 1963
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

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John Sculley
(Businessman)

John Sculley
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Birthdate: April 6, 1939
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.

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Frank Williams
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Birthdate: April 16, 1942
Birthplace: South Shields
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Ming Tsai
(Restaurateur, Squash player, Actor)

Ming Tsai
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Birthdate: March 29, 1964
Birthplace: Newport Beach

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Ali Hewson
(Activist and Co-founder of the Fashion Line "EDUN" and Skincare Products Company "Nude")

Ali Hewson
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Birthdate: March 23, 1961
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland

Ali Hewson is an Irish businesswoman and activist. In the 1990s, Hewson joined the anti-nuclear movement and started working with activists like Adi Roche. In 2002, she played a key role in organizing campaigns against the Sellafield nuclear facility in England. As a businesswoman, Hewson has co-founded a skincare company and a fashion label called Nude skincare and EDUN respectively.

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Flavio Briatore
(Businessman)

Flavio Briatore
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Birthdate: April 12, 1950
Birthplace: Verzuolo, Piedmont, Italy

Flavio Briatore is an Italian businessman with a controversial career. In the 1980s, he was convicted of several fraud charges that were later extinguished. He launched many successful Benetton franchises while living as a fugitive. He has a diverse portfolio of business interests and is the founder of the Billionaire Nightclub brand. He was once engaged to supermodel Naomi Campbell. 

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Joël Robuchon
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Birthdate: April 7, 1945
Birthplace: Poitiers, Vienne, France
Died: August 6, 2018

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Robert Smalls
(Politician)

Robert Smalls
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Birthdate: April 5, 1839
Birthplace: Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
Died: February 23, 1915

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Max Mosley
(Racecar driver, Lawyer, Politician, Directeur sportif)

Max Mosley
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Birthdate: April 13, 1940
Birthplace: London

Max Mosley was a British lawyer and racing driver. He is credited with founding the Formula One racing team and racing car constructor, March Engineering. He also served as the president of a non-profit association named Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), which represents the interests of car users and motoring organizations around the world.

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Jon Huntsman Jr.
(Politician)

Jon Huntsman Jr.
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Birthdate: March 26, 1960
Birthplace: Redwood City, California, U.S.

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Joe Francis
(Entrepreneur, Producer)

Joe Francis
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Birthdate: April 1, 1973
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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Kate Hudson
(Actress)

Kate Hudson
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Birthdate: April 19, 1979
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Kate Hudson carved out a nice niche for herself in Hollywood after appearing in a string of romantic comedies. She’s had many box office successes like Almost Famous, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Alex and Emma, You, Me and Dupree, Great Barrier Reef and Bride Wars. She has also had some failures and duds along the way.

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JJ Lin
(Singer)

JJ Lin
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Birthdate: March 27, 1981
Birthplace: Singapore

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Ari Emanuel
(Businessperson)

Ari Emanuel
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Birthdate: March 29, 1961
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

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Dean Kamen
(Inventor of Segway and iBOT)

Dean Kamen
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Birthdate: April 5, 1951
Birthplace: Rockville Centre, New York, United States

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Lara Dutta
(She was previously crowned as Miss Intercontinental 1997)

Lara Dutta
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Birthdate: April 16, 1978
Birthplace: Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Rudolf Dassler
(Founder of Puma)

Rudolf Dassler
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Birthdate: March 26, 1898
Birthplace: Herzogenaurach, Germany
Died: October 27, 1974
The rivalry between German shoemaker Rudolf Dassler and his brother, Adolf Dassler, led to the creation of two of the most popular shoe brands of the world. While Rudolf and Adolf were initially partners in their shoe business, a feud made Rudolf create Puma, while Adolf formed Adidas.

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John Elkann
(CEO of Exor)

John Elkann
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Birthdate: April 1, 1976
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Heir to the Agnelli auto empire, John Elkann is also the CEO of Ferrari and the chairman of Stellantis, formed by the merger of Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot. A polyglot, he speaks four languages. A yacht enthusiast, too, he has aced races such as the Transpac Race and the Cape2Rio.

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Pat Robertson
(Evangelist, Media Mogul)

Pat Robertson
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Birthdate: March 22, 1930
Birthplace: Lexington city
Televangalist Pat Robertson is noted for his conservative views. He is distingusihed for his outspoken opinions on politics, religion and many other subjects. He appears everyday on The 700 Club, a flagship programe of CBN. Throughout his career, he has evoked altercation with his views and opinions on various subjects.

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Paul Pelosi
(American Businessman Who is Married to the U.S. House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi.)

Paul Pelosi
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Birthdate: April 15, 1940
Birthplace: San Francisco, Californammia, United States

Paul Pelosi is an American businessman. Pelosi owns and operates a venture capital investment and real estate firm called Financial Leasing Services, Inc., through which he has amassed a fortune of $114 million. He also sits on many corporate and philanthropic boards. He is married to Nancy Pelosi, the current U.S. House speaker.

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Sean Avery
(Ice hockey player, Model, Restaurateur)

Sean Avery
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Birthdate: April 10, 1980
Birthplace: North York

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Jeremy Bloom
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Birthdate: April 2, 1982
Birthplace: Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

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Kenneth Lay
(Business Leader)

Kenneth Lay
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Birthdate: April 15, 1942
Birthplace: Missouri
Died: July 5, 2006

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Isabel dos Santos
(Businesswoman)

Isabel dos Santos
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Birthdate: April 1, 1973
Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic Azerbaijan SSR, Soviet Union

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Will Keith Kellogg
(Founder of the Kellogg Company)

Will Keith Kellogg
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Birthdate: April 7, 1860
Birthplace: Battle Creek
Died: October 6, 1951

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Avi Arad
(CEO and founder of Marvel Studios)

Avi Arad
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Birthdate: April 18, 1948
Birthplace: Ramat Gan, Israelr

Avi Arad is an Israeli-American businessman and film producer. He became a prominent business figure as the CEO of the company Toy Biz in the 1990s. He then proceeded to become the chief creative officer of Marvel Entertainment and founded Marvel Studios. In 2006, he resigned from his Marvel positions and formed his own production company, Arad Productions. 

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Giles Deacon
(Fashion designer)

Giles Deacon
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Birthdate: March 25, 1969
Birthplace: Darlington, England

Though he initially aspired to be a marine biologist, Giles Deacon later joined an art course, as he failed his chemistry A-level. Now a reputed designer, he owns his own fashion house, with clients such as Pippa Middleton. He has also experimented with his designs, launching work-from-anywhere capsule collections.