Famous British Retailers

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Philip Green
(Businessman)
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Birthdate: March 15, 1952
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Croydon, Surrey, England

British businessman Philip Green is the chairman of Arcadia Group, a British multinational retailing company. Previously, he was the chairman and chief executive of Amber Day. He has been called the "King of the High Street" owing to his involvement in several major businesses. He is a controversial businessman and has been accused of using sweatshops.

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Terence Conran
(English Designer, Restaurateur and Founder of 'Design Museum')
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Birthdate: October 4, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England
Died: September 12, 2020

Best known as the founder of the Design Museum in London, British designer and restaurateur Terence Conran had begun a furniture studio while still a student. He later launched popular interior and furniture design firms such as the Conran Design Group and Habitat. He has also penned several books.

William Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme
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Birthdate: September 19, 1851
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bolton, England
Died: May 7, 1925
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Philip Day
(British Billionaire)
Philip Day
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Birthdate: 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Greater Manchester, England
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John Graunt
(Statistician)
John Graunt
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Birthdate: April 24, 1620
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 18, 1674
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John Gregg
(Businessperson)
John Gregg
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Birthdate: 1909 AD
Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Died: 1964 AD
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Mary Perkins
(Billionaire who is the co-founder of Specsavers, the British retail opticians chain)
Mary Perkins
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Birthdate: February 14, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bristol, England
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Robert Sainsbury
(Businessman)
Robert Sainsbury
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Birthdate: October 24, 1906
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 2, 2000
Alan Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury
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Birthdate: August 13, 1902
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 21, 1998
Marcus Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton
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Birthdate: July 2, 1913
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Didsbury, Manchester, England
Died: February 23, 2001
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Thea Porter
(Artist)
Thea Porter
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Birthdate: December 24, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jerusalem, Israel
Died: July 24, 2000
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Hamish Walter Hyslop Maxwell
(Business executive)
Hamish Walter Hyslop Maxwell
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Birthdate: August 24, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: April 19, 2014