Taurus Entrepreneurs

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 1 
Mark Zuckerberg
(Co-founder of Facebook)

Mark Zuckerberg
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Birthdate: May 14, 1984
Birthplace: White Plains, New York, United States

The co-founder and CEO of the popular social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg is also amongst the richest men in the world. Fascinated by computer since his early life, Zuckerberg co-created TheFacebook while still in college and later even dropped out to devote more time to it. At 23, he became the youngest self-made billionaire in history at that time.

 2 
Oskar Schindler
(Industrialist)

Oskar Schindler
5
Birthdate: April 28, 1908
Birthplace: Svitavy, Czechia
Died: October 9, 1974

Oskar Schindler was a German industrialist who displayed extraordinary dedication and courage to save the lives of 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust. Oskar Schindler's act is viewed by many as the kind of act that restores faith in humanity.  His inspirational and heart-warming story was adapted into an Oscar-winning film titled Schindler's List.

 3 
Donatella Versace
(Fashion designer)

Donatella Versace
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Birthdate: May 2, 1955
Birthplace: Reggio Calabria, Italy
Donatella Versace, sister of the founder of the Italian fashion brand Versace, Gianni Versace, inherited the company after Gianni’s murder in 1997. Donatella is now the company’s chief creative officer. She supports Elton John’s AIDS Foundation and was the first woman to win the GQ Designer of the Year award. 
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 4 
Eric Schmidt
(CEO of Google (2001-2011))

Eric Schmidt
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Birthdate: April 27, 1955
Birthplace: Falls Church, Virginia, United States

Eric Schmidt is an American software engineer and technology businessman who served as Google's CEO from 2001 to 2011. From 2011 to 2015, he served as the executive chairman of Google. A well-known philanthropist, Schmidt and his wife Wendy established the Schmidt Family Foundation in 2006. The foundation aims at educating people on the importance of natural resources.

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 5 
William Randolph Hearst
(Newspaper Baron)

William Randolph Hearst
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Birthdate: April 29, 1863
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: August 14, 1951

William Randolph Hearst was an American newspaper publisher, businessman, and politician. He is credited with developing America's largest newspaper chain, Hearst Communications. Today, Hearst Communications has grown into a multinational business information and mass media conglomerate. William Randolph Hearst’s life and work inspired the creation of Charles Foster Kane, the main character in the 1941 drama film, Citizen Kane.

 6 
Drew Scott
(Actor, Realtor)

Drew Scott
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Birthdate: April 28, 1978
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Drew Scott is best known for hosting Property Brothers and Buying and Selling with his twin brother, Jonathan. The twins are also owners of the brands Scott Living and Dream Homes, and have founded Scott Brothers Entertainment, with another bother. An avid philanthropist, he was named a "Habitat Humanitarian."

 7 
Halston
(Was a fashion designer who rose to international fame in the 1970s.)

Halston
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Birthdate: April 23, 1932
Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Died: March 26, 1990

Designer Halston began his career designing hats for American milliner Lilly Daché. He is primarily remembered for pioneering cashmere, or Ultrasued, in the mid-1970s. Known for his party-loving personality, he popularized the halter dress for women. He was also known for his homosexual relationship with Victor Hugo.

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Grant Achatz
3
Birthdate: April 25, 1974
Birthplace: Saint Clair, Michigan, United States
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 9 
Chris Sacca
(Venture Investor)

Chris Sacca
4
Birthdate: May 12, 1975
Birthplace: Lockport, New York, United States
Investor and lawyer Christopher Sacca owns the venture capital firm Lowercase Capital, which has invested in organizations such as Twitter, Instagram, and Uber. He has also worked with Google Inc. and appeared as a "Guest Shark" on the show Shark Tank. He has also signed The Giving Pledge.

 10 
Otto Frank
(Father of Anne Frank)

Otto Frank
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Birthdate: May 12, 1889
Birthplace: Province of Hesse-Nassau
Died: August 19, 1980
Otto Frank, the father of Anne Frank, published her journal, detailing her experience during the Holocaust, as The Diary of a Young Girl, after her death. Otto was the only person in his family to survive the Holocaust. A former banker, he had also served in the German army.

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Corey Harrison
(Businessman)

Corey Harrison
4
Birthdate: April 27, 1983
Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

 12 
Prescott Bush
(Politician)

Prescott Bush
5
Birthdate: May 15, 1895
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, USA
Died: October 8, 1972

 13 
Rande Gerber
(Businessman, Model)

Rande Gerber
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Birthdate: April 27, 1962
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 14 
Edd China
(Television Presenter)

Edd China
5
Birthdate: May 9, 1971
Birthplace: London, England
Edd China is best known as the host of the Discovery Channel show Wheeler Dealers. He has also been part of Fifth Gear and Top Gear. He established Cummfy Banana Limited. After racing a motorized sofa at 148 km/h, China set a Guinness record for the fastest furniture.

 15 
James Dyson
(Inventor of the dual cyclone bagless vacuum cleaner)

James Dyson
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Birthdate: May 2, 1947
Birthplace: Cromer, England

James Dyson is a British industrial designer, inventor, entrepreneur, and landowner. He is credited with founding the popular technology company, Dyson Ltd. He is also credited with inventing the Dual Cyclone bagless vacuum cleaner. Also known for his philanthropic activities, Dyson established the James Dyson Foundation to support engineering education and to inspire young people.

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George P. Bush
(Politician)

George P. Bush
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Birthdate: April 24, 1976
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, U.S.

 17 
Rohan Marley
(Co-founder of Marley Coffee)

Rohan Marley
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Birthdate: May 19, 1972
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

Rohan Marley is a Jamaican entrepreneur and son of the legendary reggae artist Bob Marley. A former football player, Marley played for the University of Miami, where he was teammates with Dwayne Johnson, Ray Lewis, and Warren Sapp. He then went on to play professional football for the Ottawa Rough Riders in the Canadian Football League.

 18 
Phil Robertson
(Professional Hunter)

Phil Robertson
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Birthdate: April 24, 1946
Birthplace: Vivian, Louisiana
Professional hunter Phil Robertson is best known for his stint in the reality series Duck Dynasty. He owns the duck-call business Duck Commander and also appeared on a show of the same name. He was temporarily suspended from Duck Dynasty due to his derogatory comments on homosexuality in an interview.
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Willie Robertson
(Reality Star & Entrepreneur)

Willie Robertson
3
Birthdate: April 22, 1972
Birthplace: Bernice, Louisiana, United States
Willie Robertson soared to fame with the reality show Duck Dynasty and is the current CEO of the duck-call and duck-hunting merchandise company Duck Commander. He is known for his signature beard and bandana. He has also appeared in a cameo in the film God's Not Dead.

 20 
Bill Ackman
(CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management)

Bill Ackman
4
Birthdate: May 11, 1966
Birthplace: New York City, New York

Bill Ackman is an American hedge fund manager and investor. He is credited with founding the popular hedge fund management company, Pershing Square Capital Management. Also a philanthropist, Ackman has donated millions of dollars to various charitable causes like the Center for Jewish History. In 2006, he founded the Pershing Square Foundation, which supports various sectors like education and healthcare.

 21 
Chiara Ferragni
(Fashion Blogger, Businesswoman)

Chiara Ferragni
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Birthdate: May 7, 1987
Birthplace: Cremona, Italy
While studying law in Milan, Chiara Ferragni discovered her love for fashion and started The Blonde Salad, her fashion blog. She dropped out of university, only to be featured on Forbes 30 under 30, as a top fashion influencer. She has also been the subject of a Harvard case study.

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Ferruccio Lamborghini
(Founder of Automobili Lamborghini)

Ferruccio Lamborghini
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Birthdate: April 28, 1916
Birthplace: Renazzo di Cento, Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Died: February 20, 1993

Born to a farmer, Ferruccio Lamborghini started fiddling with his father’s tractors and was soon able to make full tractors out of scratch. He gradually created an auto empire named after him that is world-renowned for its luxury sports cars and SUVs. He retired to devote himself to winemaking later.

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 23 
Nathan Fielder
(Comedian)

Nathan Fielder
3
Birthdate: May 12, 1983
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

A graduate of Humber College Comedy, Nathan Joseph Fielder is best known for his hit docu-realty television series, Nathan for You. Beginning his career in 2006 as the writer-director of a short film called Morris; he made his  acting debut with a television series called This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Today, he is considered an established writer, director and comedian.

 24 
Denis Thatcher
(Husband of Margaret Thatcher, Businessman)

Denis Thatcher
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Birthdate: May 10, 1915
Birthplace: Lewisham, London, England
Died: June 26, 2003
Businessman Denis Thatcher was married to British prime minister Margaret Thatcher from 1951 till his death in 2003. He initially ran the firm Atlas and was later associated with companies such as Attwoods and Quinton Hazell. He had served in World War II and received the Thatcher baronetcy in 1990.

 25 
Jessica Alba
(Golden Globe-Nominated Actress & Entrepreneur)

Jessica Alba
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Birthdate: April 28, 1981
Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States

Actress Jessica Alba is is known as a successful businesswoman. She acted in films like Honey, Fantastic Four, Valentine’s Day, Little Fockers and the Sin City franchise and while she was appreciated in some, she often received flak for her acting from critics. She hit the jackpot when she founded the company 'Honest', which sells baby care products and household goods.

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Charles Kushner
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Birthdate: May 16, 1954
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States

Charles Kushner is a former attorney. He was sentenced to two years prison after he was convicted of tax evasion, illegal campaign contributions, and witness tampering in 2005. The father of Ivanka Trump's husband Jared Kushner, Charles Kushner received a federal pardon by Donald Trump in 2020. A real estate developer, Kushner is credited with founding Kushner Companies LLC.

 27 
Simon Fuller
(Entrepreneur)

Simon Fuller
3
Birthdate: May 17, 1960
Birthplace: Cyprus

 28 
Stephen M. Ross
(Businessman)

Stephen M. Ross
3
Birthdate: May 10, 1940
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

 29 
Cole Bennett
(Founder of Lyrical Lemonade)

Cole Bennett
3
Birthdate: May 14, 1996
Birthplace: Plano, Illinois, Unted States

 30 
Kimora Lee Simmons
(Model, Entrepreneur)

Kimora Lee Simmons
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Birthdate: May 4, 1975
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Ex-supermodel Kimora Lee Simmons/Leissner now serves as the creative director of the fashion website JustFab. She has also launched a self-titled fashion brand and supports various charitable causes, such as AIDS research, women’s education, and children’s welfare. She has also authored a book and produced her own TV show.

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William Henry Vanderbilt
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Birthdate: May 8, 1821
Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 8, 1885

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Amadeo Giannini
(Banker who founded the Bank of Italy, which became Bank of America)

Amadeo Giannini
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Birthdate: May 6, 1870
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Died: June 3, 1949

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David H. Koch
(Co-owner of Koch Industries)

David H. Koch
4
Birthdate: May 3, 1940
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Died: August 23, 2019

 34 
Dietrich Mateschitz
(Co-founder of Red Bull)

Dietrich Mateschitz
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Birthdate: May 20, 1944
Birthplace: Sankt Marein im M├╝rztal, Austria
Self-made business magnate and Red Bull founder Dietrich Mateschitz took 10 years to complete his marketing degree. He was also one of the pioneers of content marketing, and rather than depending on paid ad agencies, marketed his brand through numerous media tools, such as the Red Bulletin magazine.

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Mark Esper
(Politicians)

Mark Esper
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Birthdate: April 26, 1964
Birthplace: Uniontown, Pennsylvania, U.S.

 36 
Gary Rhodes
(Restaurateur)

Gary Rhodes
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Birthdate: April 22, 1960
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 26, 2019

Best known for his appearances on shows such as MasterChef and Hell's Kitchen, Gary Rhodes later also launched his own series, Rhodes Around Britain. He owned several restaurants in the UK and the Middle East. The celebrity chef shocked everyone with his untimely death at age 59 due to brain hemorrhage.

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Jacob Rothschild
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Birthdate: April 29, 1936
Birthplace: Berkshire, United Kingdom

 38 
Sophia Amoruso
(Businesswoman)

Sophia Amoruso
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Birthdate: April 20, 1984
Birthplace: San Diego, California San Diego, California, U.S.

 39 
Ronald Wayne
(Businessperson)

Ronald Wayne
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Birthdate: May 17, 1934
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States

 40 
Dan Abrams
(Entrepreneur)

Dan Abrams
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Birthdate: May 20, 1966
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.

 41 
Bill Rancic
(Writer, Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Author, Restaurateur)

Bill Rancic
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Birthdate: May 16, 1971
Birthplace: Chicago

 42 
Benjamin Graham
(Economist, Investor)

Benjamin Graham
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Birthdate: May 8, 1894
Birthplace: London, England
Died: September 21, 1976

 43 
Cindy McCain
(Businesswoman)

Cindy McCain
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Birthdate: May 20, 1954
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States

 44 
Mikhail Prokhorov
(Business Tycoon)

Mikhail Prokhorov
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Birthdate: May 3, 1965
Birthplace: Moscow, USSR

Mikhail Prokhorov is a Russian billionaire, former owner of the American professional basketball team Brooklyn Nets, and politician. One of Russia's most prominent industrialists, Prokhorov is credited with helping Norilsk Nickel become the largest producer of palladium and nickel in the world. 

 45 
Marc Randolph
(Entrepreneur)

Marc Randolph
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Birthdate: April 29, 1958
Birthplace: Chappaqua, New York, United States

 46 
Lynsi Snyder
(Businesswoman)

Lynsi Snyder
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Birthdate: May 5, 1982
Birthplace: Glendora, California, United States

 47 
Byron Allen
(Comedian & the head of the U.S. entertainment company Entertainment Studios.)

Byron Allen
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Birthdate: April 22, 1961
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

 48 
Donald Sterling
(Businessman)

Donald Sterling
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Birthdate: April 26, 1934
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Robert Owen
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Birthdate: May 14, 1771
Birthplace: Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales
Died: November 17, 1858
While working as an apprentice to a clothes manufacturer, Robert Owen often spent hours reading at his employer’s library. He later explored the textile industry and led a Manchester firm. Remembered as a pioneer of the co-operative movement and utopian socialism, he improved the working conditions of factory workers.

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James L. Dolan
(CEO of The Madison Square Garden Company)

James L. Dolan
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Birthdate: May 11, 1955
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States