Scorpio Entrepreneurs

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 1 
Tim Cook
(CEO of Apple)

Tim Cook
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Birthdate: November 1, 1960
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Since taking over as the CEO of Apple, Inc. in 2011, till 2020, Tim Cook has, through his dedication, doubled its profits. He was the first Fortune 500 CEO to “come out” as gay, in 2014. A devoted philanthropist, Tim intends to donate most of his stocks to charity.

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Indra Nooyi
(CEO of Pepsico)

Indra Nooyi
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Birthdate: October 28, 1955
Birthplace: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Indra Nooyi is an Indian-American business executive known for her association with PepsiCo where she served as the chief executive officer from 2006 to 2018. Often ranked among the most powerful women, Nooyi was named in Forbes' World's 100 Most Powerful Women list in 2014. In 2017, she was named in the magazine's 19 Most Powerful Women in Business list.

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Roman Abramovich
(Russian Billionaire Businessman and Former Owner of English Premier League Club 'Chelsea' )

Roman Abramovich
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Birthdate: October 24, 1966
Birthplace: Saratov, Russia

Roman Abramovich is an Israeli-Russian businessman and politician. Over the years, he has played an influential role as the primary owner of Millhouse LLC and as the owner of the popular Premier League football club Chelsea F.C. Roman Abramovich is one of the richest persons in the world and has donated over US$2.5 billion to various charitable causes between 1999 and 2013.

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 4 
Ma Huateng
(CEO of Tencent)

Ma Huateng
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Birthdate: October 29, 1971
Birthplace: Chaoyang, Shantou

Chinese business magnate Ma Huateng, or Pony Ma, is best known as the founder, chairman, and CEO of the technology giant Tencent. His company owns the messaging app WeChat. One of CEOWORLD’s Most Powerful People in the World, he was a delegate of the 12th National People's Congress.

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 5 
Nelly
(Rapper and Singer Known for His Hits: ‘Country Grammar’, ‘Hot in Herre’ and ‘Dilemma’)

Nelly
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Birthdate: November 2, 1974
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States

Grammy-winning hip-hop/rap artist Nelly began his career with St. Lunatics. He became a household name after the release of his debut solo album, Country Grammar, in 2000. He ranked third on Billboard’s list of the Top Artist of the Decade and has sold 21 million albums in the U.S.

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Jack Dorsey
(The Co-Founder & Former CEO of 'Twitter')

Jack Dorsey
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Birthdate: November 19, 1976
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

As the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey continues to influence the lives of millions around the world. Also a well-known philanthropist, Dorsey is credited with funding 600 public school projects in Missouri. A prolific donator, Jack Dorsey has donated $24 million as part of various relief efforts. He also donated $10 million to Boston University.

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Alan Shepard
(Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur)

Alan Shepard
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Birthdate: November 18, 1923
Birthplace: Derry
Died: July 21, 1998

Alan Shepard was an astronaut and the first American to travel into space. In 1971, Shepard became the fifth and oldest astronaut to walk on the Moon; he was 47 years and 80 days old at that time. From 1963 to 1969, he played an important role as the Chief of the Astronaut Office. His work inspired several TV series.

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 8 
Laurene Powell Jobs
(Businesswoman, Widow of Steve Jobs)

Laurene Powell Jobs
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Birthdate: November 6, 1963
Birthplace: West Milford, New Jersey, United States

The widow of Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs, Laurene Powell Jobs is a businesswoman. Over the years, she has been playing a major role as a philanthropist; in 2019, Inside Philanthropy named her the Least Transparent Mega-Giver. She is the founder of Emerson Collective, an organization focused on health, education, media and journalism, immigration reform, and the environment.

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Gary Vaynerchuk
(Entrepreneur)

Gary Vaynerchuk
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Birthdate: November 14, 1975
Birthplace: Babruysk
Gary Vaynerchuk is a Belarusian-American internet entrepreneur who co-founded the restaurant-reservation app Resy and the winery Empathy Wines, apart from launching the YouTube webcast Wine Library TV. He has chaired VaynerX, been the CEO of the social-media consulting firm VaynerMedia, and authored several books, including a business bestseller. 

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Jawed Karim
(Co-Founder of 'YouTube' and the First Person to Upload a Video to the Site)

Jawed Karim
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Birthdate: October 28, 1979
Birthplace: Merseburg, Germany

Jawed Karim is an American Internet entrepreneur and software engineer. Karim is credited with co-founding one of the most popular online video-sharing platforms, YouTube. He is also credited with uploading the first YouTube video named Me at the zoo. During his time working at PayPal, Jawed Karim had designed many of the company's core components, such as its anti-Internet-fraud system.

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Harry Hamlin
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Birthdate: October 30, 1951
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States

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Shigeru Miyamoto
(Video Game Designer, Artist)

Shigeru Miyamoto
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Birthdate: November 16, 1952
Birthplace: Sonobe
Japanese game designer Shigeru Miyamoto is the man behind games such as Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, and Donkey Kong. He has been the general manager and senior MD at Nintendo and now serves as its representative director and creative fellow. He avoids appearing on TV or giving autographs.

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Bill Gates
(Co-Founder of Microssoft)

Bill Gates
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Birthdate: October 28, 1955
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

Leading American technologist, business leader and philanthropist, Bill Gates is the co-founder of the world’s largest software company, Microsoft. His passion for computers made him one of the richest in the world and through his charity foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, he and his ex-wife, Melinda, use this money generously to help people world over live a better life.

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Aaron Swartz
(Computer Programmer)

Aaron Swartz
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Birthdate: November 8, 1986
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: January 11, 2013
Aaron Swartz was an internet hacktivist, best remembered for creating the web feed RSS, Markdown, and Creative Commons. He also worked with Reddit and founded Demand Progress, which supports internet freedom. He was later charged with computer fraud after breaking into a system at MIT and eventually died by suicide.

 15 
Bethenny Frankel
(Television Personality)

Bethenny Frankel
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Birthdate: November 4, 1970
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, New York
Bethenny Frankel shot to fame with the reality series The Real Housewives of New York City. She has also appeared on The Apprentice: Martha Stewart and her own shows Bethenny Ever After, Bethenny & Fredrik, and Bethenny. She has written several self-help books and owns a lifestyle brand named Skinnygirl.
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Charles Koch
(Co-Owner of Koch Industries)

Charles Koch
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Birthdate: November 1, 1935
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Charles Koch, co-owner, chairman, and CEO of Koch Industries, was the world’s 11th-richest man in 2019. He and his brother, David Koch, both named to Time 100 in 2011, transformed their business from an oil and chemical company to one that owns brands such as Stainmaster, Lycra, and Dixie Cup.

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Gabe Newell
(Entrepreneur)

Gabe Newell
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Birthdate: November 3, 1962
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington

Businessman Gabe Newell is the co-founder and president of the video game developer and digital distribution company, Valve. As a young man, he worked for Microsoft for several years before he quit to found his own venture. He was inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame in 2013.

Larry Flynt
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Birthdate: November 1, 1942
Birthplace: Lakeville, Kentucky, U.S.
Died: February 10, 2021
Larry Flynt, owner of Larry Flynt Publications and editor of Hustler magazine, gained fame after publishing some photos of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis sunbathing naked on a vacation. He was paralyzed from the waist down after an assassination attempt in 1978. He has also faced many legal battles related to obscenity.

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Ted Turner
(Founder of the Cable News Network)

Ted Turner
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Birthdate: November 19, 1938
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Ted Turner, nicknamed Captain Outrageous for his controversial statements, revolutionized the media sphere by founding CNN, the world's first 24-hour cable news channel. With WTBS, he established the idea of the superstation. A devoted philanthropist, he is remembered for creating the United Nations Foundation, Goodwill Games, and the NTI

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Calvin Klein
(Fashion Designer)

Calvin Klein
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Birthdate: November 19, 1942
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States

Known for designing tight-fitting signature jeans, the award-winning American designer is the co-founder of the New York-headquartered fashion brand 'Calvin Klein Inc'. Calvin Klein featured in The International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame. Father of noted television producer, Marci Klein, Calvin has funded Democratic Party candidates and made financial contributions to the Political Action Committee.

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Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi
(Entrepreneur)

Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi
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Birthdate: November 19, 1942, 1983
Birthplace: United Kingdom

Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi became known internationally when he married the granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Beatrice. He is otherwise known as the founder of an interior design and property development company called Banda, for which he also serves as the chief executive.

 22 
Jerry Yang
(Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.)

Jerry Yang
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Birthdate: November 6, 1968
Birthplace: Taipei City, Taipei, Taiwan

Jerry Yang is a Taiwanese-American billionaire internet entrepreneur, computer programmer, and venture capitalist. Yang is credited with co-founding Yahoo! Inc. where he also served as the CEO from 2007 to 2009. Jerry Yang is also credited with founding a venture capital firm named AME Cloud Ventures.

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 23 
Eric Yuan
(Entrepreneur)

Eric Yuan
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Birthdate: October 26, 1970
Birthplace: Tai'an, Shandong, China

 24 
Edsel Ford
(Businessman, Henry Ford's Son)

Edsel Ford
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Birthdate: November 6, 1893
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: May 26, 1943
Edsel Ford, the son of automobile magnate Henry Ford, served as the president of Ford Motor Company from 1919 to 1943. He developed a modern model of cars and established the Mercury division. He also introduced features such as hydraulic brakes. He was an art connoisseur, too. 

 25 
Monica
(Singer)

Monica
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Birthdate: October 24, 1980
Birthplace: College Park, Georgia, United States

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Bernie Ecclestone
(Business Magnate)

Bernie Ecclestone
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Birthdate: October 28, 1930
Birthplace: Bungay, Suffolk, England

Bernie Ecclestone is a British business magnate. Often described as F1 Supremo by the media, Ecclestone served as the Formula One Group's former chief executive. Between 2007 and 2011, he also co-owned the English soccer club, Queens Park Rangers. In the early-2000s, Bernie Ecclestone refused to accept a knighthood, stating that he does not deserve the honor.

 27 
Jack Welch
(Former Chairman & CEO of General Electric)

Jack Welch
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Birthdate: November 19, 1935
Birthplace: Peabody, Massachusetts, U.S
Died: March 1, 2020

 28 
Marcus Lemonis
(CEO of the Camping World)

Marcus Lemonis
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Birthdate: November 16, 1973
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon
Businessman Marcus Lemonis was born in Beirut, amidst a civil war, and was adopted by an American couple. He is now the CEO and chairman of enterprises such as Camping World and Good Sam Enterprises. He also gained fame for his appearance on the CNBC reality show The Profit.

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Adolf Dassler
(Founder of Adidas)

Adolf Dassler
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Birthdate: November 3, 1900
Birthplace: Herzogenaurach, Germany
Died: September 6, 1978

Adolf Dassler was a German cobbler-turned-entrepreneur who established the German sportswear company Adidas. His older brother, Rudolf Dassler, established Puma. The two brothers initially operated the Dassler Brothers Sports Shoe Factory. Adolf was a pioneer in designing athletic shoes and in selling them through endorsements from athletes.

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Christie Hefner
(Former CEO of Playboy)

Christie Hefner
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Birthdate: November 8, 1952
Birthplace: Wilmette, Illinois, United States

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Douglas Pitt
(Businessman, Brother of Brad Pitt)

Douglas Pitt
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Birthdate: November 2, 1966
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Entrepreneur and philanthropist Douglas Pitt initially founded ServiceWorld Computer Center and later established the Pitt Development Group. He has served as the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Republic of Tanzania since 2010. He also founded the charity Care To Learn and has been part of the water-oriented group WorldServe International

 32 
Tom Anderson
(Co-founder of Myspace)

Tom Anderson
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Birthdate: November 8, 1970
Birthplace: San Diego, California
Tom Anderson is one of the co-founders of Myspace. He would once automatically be made the first “friend” of first-time users of the platform and thus earned the nicknames "Myspace Tom” and “Tom from Myspace.” He is also interested in photography and made a cameo appearance in Funny People.

 33 
Steve Huffman
(Co-Founder and CEO of ‘Reddit’, a Social News and Discussion Website)

Steve Huffman
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Birthdate: November 12, 1983
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States
Steve Huffman, the CEO and co-founder of Reddit, is also known as spez, his Reddit username. He is also the co-founder of the now-defunct travel search engine Hipmunk. Named to Fortune’s 40 Under 40 list, Steve supports net neutrality. He has often been accused of promoting racism on Reddit.

 34 
Caitlyn Jenner
(Media Personality, Socialite)

Caitlyn Jenner
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Birthdate: October 28, 1949
Birthplace: Mount Kisco, New York, United States

Bruce Jenner, who changed her name to Caitlyn Jenner after coming out as a trans woman in 2015, is an American TV personality and former decathlete. Jenner won a gold medal for the USA at the 1976 Olympics. Often referred to as the most popular transgender woman in the world, Jenner serves as an inspiration to the LGBTQ community.

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Sidney Luft
(Judy Garland's ex-husband)

Sidney Luft
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Birthdate: November 2, 1915
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: September 15, 2005
Producer Sidney Luft is remembered for his marriages to Hollywood stars, such as Judy Garland and Lynn Bari. He produced many notable films, such as the 1954 movie A Star is Born, featuring Garland. He had also been a boxer and a Canadian Air Force pilot in the past.

 36 
Jon Taffer
(Entrepreneur)

Jon Taffer
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Birthdate: November 7, 1954
Birthplace: Great Neck, New York, U.S.

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Mohamed Hadid
(Developing mansions in Bel Air and Beverly Hills)

Mohamed Hadid
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Birthdate: November 6, 1948
Birthplace: Nazareth, Israel

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Valerie Jarrett
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Birthdate: November 14, 1956
Birthplace: Shiraz
Valerie Jarrett served as the senior advisor to former president Barack Obama and the director of the Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs from 2009 to 2017. She had previously served Mayor Richard Daley as his deputy chief of staff and had hired Michelle Obama, then-fiancée of Obama.

 39 
Nasser Al-Khelaifi
(Businessman)

Nasser Al-Khelaifi
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Birthdate: November 12, 1973
Birthplace: Doha, Qatar

 40 
Brian Kemp
(Politician)

Brian Kemp
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Birthdate: November 2, 1963
Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, United States

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Alain Delon
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Birthdate: November 8, 1935
Birthplace: Sceaux, France

Alain Delon is a French actor, screenwriter, singer, filmmaker, and businessman. One of the most prominent actors and sex symbols in Europe during the 1960s and 1970s, Delon achieved critical acclaim for his performance in films like Rocco and His Brothers. In 1985, he was honored with the prestigious César Award for his portrayal of Robert Avranches in Our Story.

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Stephen Covey
(Educator, Author)

Stephen Covey
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Birthdate: October 24, 1932
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: July 16, 2012

 43 
Angela Rye
(Political commentator)

Angela Rye
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Birthdate: October 26, 1979
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, U.S.

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Harald Quandt
(Industrialist, the son of industrialist Günther Quandt and Magda Behrend Rietschel)

Harald Quandt
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Birthdate: November 1, 1921
Birthplace: Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
Died: September 22, 1967

Harald Quandt was a German industrialist who ran the industrial empire which he inherited from his father Günther Quandt. The family continues to own a stake in the popular luxury car manufacturer BMW. The family's previously unknown association with Adolf Hitler's Nazi regime was made public in 2007 by the award-winning documentary movie, The Silence of the Quandts.

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Amar Bose
(The Founder of 'Bose Corporation')

Amar Bose
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Birthdate: November 2, 1929
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 12, 2013

Amar Bose was an American academic, entrepreneur, sound engineer, and electrical engineer. Bose served as a professor at MIT for more than 45 years. He is also credited with founding a manufacturing company called Bose Corporation where he served as the chairman. In 2008, Amar Bose was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame. 

 46 
Ken Block
(Rally driver)

Ken Block
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Birthdate: November 21, 1967
Birthplace: Long Beach, United States

Hoonigan Racing driver Ken Block has had many accomplishments throughout his career, including 16 Rally American wins. He also has 5 X Games medals in his kitty. His globally hit YouTube videos of the Gymkhana series drew over 500 million views. His interests also include sports such as skateboarding and snowboarding.

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Darrell Issa
(Political Leader)

Darrell Issa
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Birthdate: November 1, 1953
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, USA

 48 
Maria Butina
(Entrepreneur)

Maria Butina
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Birthdate: November 10, 1988
Birthplace: Barnaul, Russia

 49 
Paul Buchheit
(Creator and Lead Developer of 'Gmail', Google’s Web-Based Email System)

Paul Buchheit
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Birthdate: November 7, 1977
Birthplace: Webster, New York, United States

Paul Buchheit is an American entrepreneur and computer engineer. He is credited with creating Gmail and developing a prototype of Google AdSense. In 2007, he launched FriendFeed, which was later acquired by Facebook. In 2011, Paul Buchheit was honored with the Economist Innovation Award. Also a noted philanthropist, Paul Buchheit has made donations to several health organizations.

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Ryan Zinke
(Politician)

Ryan Zinke
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Birthdate: November 1, 1961
Birthplace: Bozeman, Montana Bozeman, Montana, U.S.