Virgo Entrepreneurs

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 1 
Warren Buffett
(Chairman & CEO of Berkshire Hathaway)

Warren Buffett
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Birthdate: August 30, 1930
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States

American investor, business tycoon and philanthropist Warren Buffett is considered one of the most successful investors in the world by the media. The chairman and largest shareholder of the firm, Berkshire Hathaway, he is often called as the ‘Oracle’ or ‘Sage’ of Omaha. Notably, he has pledged to give away a sizable portion of his wealth to philanthropic causes.

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Colonel Sanders
(Founder of KFC)

Colonel Sanders
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Birthdate: September 9, 1890
Birthplace: Henryville, Indiana, United States
Died: December 16, 1980

Colonel Sanders is the man who revolutionized the American fast food industry by founding the restaurant chain Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). Establishing a style trademark by wearing a white suit and black string tie, Sanders went on to become a symbol of the KFC brand. Such is the popularity of the brand, the symbol is recognized all over the world.

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Jack Ma
(Co-founder and Former Executive Chairman of 'Alibaba Group')

Jack Ma
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Birthdate: September 10, 1964
Birthplace: Hangzhou, China
Jack Ma’s journey from being a tourist guide to establishing the Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba is inspirational. Initially rejected by various companies, he is the second-wealthiest person in China as of 2020. After quitting his post of executive chairman of Alibaba in 2019, he focused on philanthropy and environmental causes. 
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Sheryl Sandberg
(Chief Operating Officer of Facebook)

Sheryl Sandberg
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Birthdate: August 28, 1969
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Sheryl Sandberg is the COO of Facebook and has served as the VP of global sales and operations at Google. She also founded LeanIn.Org and was the first woman to be on the board of Facebook. Named to Time 100, she has also written books and owns a charitable foundation.
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Mario Batali
(American Celebrity Chef and Restaurateur)

Mario Batali
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Birthdate: September 19, 1960
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

Mario Batali is an American chef, restaurateur, writer, and media personality. He started hogging the limelight after appearing on some of Food Network's shows, such as Iron Chef America and Molto Mario. Also a well-known philanthropist and social activist, Batali established the Mario Batali Foundation in 2008, which funds pediatric disease research and various children's educational programs.

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Karl Lagerfeld
(Famous as the Creative Director of the French Fashion House 'Chanel')

Karl Lagerfeld
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Birthdate: September 10, 1933
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: February 19, 2019
German fashion magnate Karl Lagerfeld, son of businessman Otto Lagerfeld, had served as the creative director of Chanel and Fendi. He was also a talented photographer and caricaturist, and had a penchant for collecting books. He was known for his signature sunglasses, white hair, fingerless gloves, and detachable collars.  

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Michael Symon
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Birthdate: September 19, 1969
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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Gloria Estefan
(Latin Pop Singer Who Earned Worldwide Success With "Conga" in 1985)

Gloria Estefan
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Birthdate: September 1, 1957
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Three-time Grammy-winner Gloria Estefan was named one of Billboard’s Top 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. The Miami Sound Machine singer is known for her hits Rhythm Is Gonna Get You and Don't Wanna Lose You. One of the best-selling Latin artists, she has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
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Tom Ford
(Fashion Designer & Founder of His Eponymous Luxury Brand 'Tom Ford')

Tom Ford
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Birthdate: August 27, 1961
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States

Tom Ford is an American fashion designer. During his time as the creative director at Gucci, Ford saved the fashion house from near bankruptcy and turned it into a powerhouse. In 2006, he established his eponymous luxury brand and has since been referred to as a style icon and fashion icon; he was named in All-TIME 100 Fashion Icons list.

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Chumlee Russell
(Businessman)

Chumlee Russell
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Birthdate: September 8, 1982
Birthplace: Henderson, Nevada, United States

A businessman and reality TV personality, Chumlee Russell is best known for appearing in the History Channel show Pawn Stars. In the show, he is often portrayed as the comic foil. He emerged as the breakout cast member and didn’t take long to become a fan favorite. He has been involved in several legal issues.

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Mario Draghi
(Economist, Banker, University teacher)

Mario Draghi
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Birthdate: September 3, 1947
Birthplace: Rome

The son of a banker father, Italian economist Mario Draghi initially served as the president of the European Central Bank and the Bank of Italy governor, and is the current prime minister of Italy. The media named him Super Mario for efficiently handling the Eurozone debt crisis.

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Robert Herjavec
(Businessman, Investor & Founder of ‘The Herjavec Group’, the Largest Information Technology & Computer Security Companies in Canada)

Robert Herjavec
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Birthdate: September 14, 1962
Birthplace: Varaždin, Croatia
Investor Robert Herjavec founded the internet security software BRAK Systems, which he later sold to AT&T. He also established the Herjavec Group and turned it into one of Canada’s biggest IT security firms. He has also appeared in Dragons' Den and Shark Tank, and has authored several business books.

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Kimbal Musk
(The Founder of 'The Kitchen Restaurant Group' and Co-Founder of 'Big Green' a 501 non profit organization)

Kimbal Musk
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Birthdate: September 20, 1972
Birthplace: Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa
Kimbal Musk, the younger brother of business tycoon and Tesla CEO Elon Musk, owns the community restaurant chain known as The Kitchen Restaurant Group. He also co-founded the non-profit Big Green, which builds outdoor classrooms, and Square Roots, which specializes in urban farming. He is also a prime Tesla shareholder.

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Lisa Vanderpump
(Actress, Restaurateur)

Lisa Vanderpump
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Birthdate: September 15, 1960
Birthplace: London, England

Lisa Vanderpump is a British restaurateur, actress, and television personality. Vanderpump has owned 36 restaurants, clubs, and bars in Los Angeles and London along with her husband Ken Todd. Also a well-known philanthropist, Lisa Vanderpump supports charity organizations, such as Keep Memory Alive, which was established to create awareness about neurological disorders like Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease.

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 15 
Lloyd Blankfein
(CEO of Goldman Sachs (2006-18))

Lloyd Blankfein
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Birthdate: September 20, 1954
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

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Carly Fiorina
(CEO of ‘Hewlett-Packard’, the First Woman to Lead a Fortune Top-20 Company)

Carly Fiorina
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Birthdate: September 6, 1954
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States

Carly Fiorina made history by becoming the first female head of a Dow Jones-listed company when she became the CEO of HP. The daughter of a law professor father, she had initially joined law school but then dropped out to study management. She has also been Ted Cruz’s vice-presidential running mate.

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Adrienne Maloof
(Businesswoman)

Adrienne Maloof
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Birthdate: September 4, 1961
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Adrienne Maloof is an American businesswoman and television personality. As the co-owner of the several business holdings of Maloof Companies, Adrienne Maloof has been playing an important role in controlling the Companies' marketing operations for the past 20 years. Also a well-known philanthropist, Maloof has supported several charity organizations, such as the Good News Foundation and School On Wheels.

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Henry Ford II
(Business Person)

Henry Ford II
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Birthdate: September 4, 1917
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: September 29, 1987
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Chamath Palihapitiya
(Founder and CEO of Social Capital)

Chamath Palihapitiya
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Birthdate: September 3, 1976
Birthplace: Sri Lanka
Chamath Palihapitiya went from being a Sri Lankan refugee in Canada to a successful venture capitalist. He founded Social Capital and has also worked at Facebook. He was the youngest vice-president of AOL. He co-owns the Golden State Warriors basketball team and has invested in Palantir, Pure Storage, and Playdom.

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Brian Epstein
(Businessperson, Impresario, Talent agent, Talent manager)

Brian Epstein
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Birthdate: September 19, 1934
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: August 27, 1967
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Joe Theismann
(American football player)

Joe Theismann
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Birthdate: September 9, 1949
Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States

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Joan Kroc
(Businessperson)

Joan Kroc
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Birthdate: August 27, 1928
Birthplace: West Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Died: October 12, 2003
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 23 
Tim Scott
(Politician)

Tim Scott
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Birthdate: September 19, 1965
Birthplace: North Charleston, South Carolina North Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.

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Joe Bastianich
(Restaurateur & Winemaker Who Co-owns 30 Restaurants in Four Countries)

Joe Bastianich
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Birthdate: September 17, 1968
Birthplace: Astoria, New York, United States
Restaurateur and winemaker Joe Bastianich co-owns 30 restaurants across four countries, with his mother, Lidia Bastianich. His ventures include the Michelin-star-rated Babbo and the Pizzeria brand of eateries in Los Angeles. He has been a judge on the MasterChef franchise and has also authored several cookbooks and a bestselling autobiography.

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Andrew McCollum
(Co-founder of Facebook)

Andrew McCollum
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Birthdate: September 4, 1983
Birthplace: California

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Cameron Diaz
(One of the Highest-Grossing US Actresses of All-Time)

Cameron Diaz
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Birthdate: August 30, 1972
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

A former actress best known for her appearances in comedy films, Cameron Diaz is the recipient of numerous accolades, including a New York Film Critics Award. She began modeling as a teenager and was soon flooded with acting offers. Over the years, she became a successful actress and has since retired from acting. She is known for her environmental activism.

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David Stern
(Businessman, Lawyer)

David Stern
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Birthdate: September 22, 1942
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 1, 2020

Best remembered for his contributions to the National Basketball Association, David Stern began his stint with the NBA as an outside counsel before becoming its General Counsel, eventually the Commissioner, holding the post for thirty years. Credited with broadening the NBA's audience, he made the game popular both in and outside USA and helped to found Women's National Basketball Association.

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Dave Ramsey
(Radio host)

Dave Ramsey
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Birthdate: September 3, 1960
Birthplace: Antioch, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Dave Ramsey is an American radio show host, personal finance advisor, businessman, and author. He is best known for hosting The Dave Ramsey Show. He is also famous for authoring many books, including The Total Money Makeover, which featured on the New York Times bestseller list. He is also credited with founding a financial counseling service called the Lampo Group.

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Ferdinand Porsche
(Founder of Porsche Automobile Company)

Ferdinand Porsche
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Birthdate: September 3, 1875
Birthplace: ratislavice nad Nisou, Liberec, Czechia
Died: January 30, 1951

Ferdinand Porsche was an Austrian-German automotive engineer. He is credited with founding one of the most popular car companies in the world, Porsche AG. He is also credited with creating the Lohner-Porsche mixed hybrid, the first gasoline-electric hybrid vehicle. During World War II, Porsche was a prominent contributor to the German war effort.

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Danielle Jonas
(Reality TV Personality)

Danielle Jonas
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Birthdate: September 18, 1986
Birthplace: Denville, New Jersey, USA

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Douglas Brunt
(Novelist)

Douglas Brunt
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Birthdate: August 25, 1971
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Alisher Usmanov
(Business Magnate)

Alisher Usmanov
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Birthdate: September 9, 1953
Birthplace: Chust, Uzbekistan
Russian business tycoon Alisher Usmanov made headlines with his massive investments in companies such as Alibaba, Facebook, and Twitter. The owner of Russia’s second-largest telephone operator, MegaFon, bought molecular biologist Dr. James Watson's Nobel Prize medal for $4.8m at an auction and then returned the medal to Watson.

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Mike Ashley
(Entrepreneur)

Mike Ashley
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Birthdate: September 9, 1964
Birthplace: Burnham
British retail magnate Mike Ashley is the CEO of the sports retailer Sports Direct and owns the department store group House of Fraser. He also owns the football club Newcastle United and once owned stakes in Rangers International. He is media shy and is known for his signature white shirts.

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Geert Wilders
(Politician)

Geert Wilders
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Birthdate: September 6, 1963
Birthplace: Venlo, Netherlands

Known as the Dutch Donald Trump for his Islamophobic and anti-immigrant comments, Geert Wilders is the current Party for Freedom leader and a Member of the House of Representatives. While he initially studied law and worked in health insurance, he later entered politics as a speech writer.

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Cynthia Germanotta
(Businessperson, Philanthropist)

Cynthia Germanotta
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Birthdate: August 30, 1954
Birthplace: Wheeling, West Virginia, United States

Cynthia Germanotta is an American activist, philanthropist, and entrepreneur. She is credited with co-founding Born This Way Foundation, for which she also serves as the president. She also plays an important role as an advocate for mental health; in 2019, she served as the World Health Organization's ambassador for mental health.

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David Bale
(Entrepreneur)

David Bale
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Birthdate: September 2, 1941
Birthplace: South Africa
Died: December 30, 2003

David Bale was an English entrepreneur and animal rights activist. He worked closely with The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, which aims at protecting endangered mountain gorillas, and served as one of its board members. Apart from his work as an activist for animal rights and environmental causes, David Bale is also known as the father of actor Christian Bale.

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Uğur Şahin
(He is the CEO of BioNTech, which developed one of the major vaccines against COVID-19)

Uğur Şahin
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Birthdate: September 19, 1965
Birthplace: İskenderun, Hatay Province, Turkey

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Robert Shapiro
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Birthdate: September 2, 1942
Birthplace: Plainfield, New Jersey, United States

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Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.
(Business person)

Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.
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Birthdate: September 6, 1888
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 18, 1969

 40 
Keith Raniere
(Founder of NXIVM)

Keith Raniere
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Birthdate: August 26, 1960
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York

Keith Raniere is the founder of a multi-level marketing company called NXIVM. The company recruited many celebrities and socialites through its personal development seminars. However, it faced sexual abuse accusations and Keith was convicted of federal crimes in 2019. He is characterized as a cult leader and has been accused of branding women with a hot cauterizing pen.

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Milton S. Hershey
(Chocolatier & Businessman)

Milton S. Hershey
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Birthdate: September 13, 1857
Birthplace: Derry Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 13, 1945

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Brian Chesky
(Co-founder of Airbnb)

Brian Chesky
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Birthdate: August 29, 1981
Birthplace: Niskayuna, New York, United States
Business magnate and industrial designer Brian Chesky is the co-founder and CEO of Airbnb. Named to Time 100 in 2015, he was also made an Ambassador of Global Entrepreneurship by Barack Obama. He is also part of The Giving Pledge and has been featured on the Youngest Forbes 400 list.

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Vincent McMahon
(Owner, Chairman and CEO of the WWE (1982 - 2002))

Vincent McMahon
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Birthdate: August 24, 1945
Birthplace: Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States

Vincent Kennedy McMahon is a professional wrestling promoter, currently serving as WWE's chairman and CEO. Often regarded as the most influential person in the history of professional wrestling, McMahon is credited with popularizing WWE. Also a well-known philanthropist, McMahon donated more than $8 million in 2008, giving grants to the Sacred Heart University, Fishburne Military School, and East Carolina University.

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James Packer
(Billionaire Businessman and Son of Media Mogul Kerry Packer)

James Packer
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Birthdate: September 8, 1967
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Australian business magnate James Packer, son of media mogul Kerry Packer, inherited Consolidated Press Holdings Limited. He has led Publishing and Broadcasting Limited, Consolidated Media Holdings, and Crown Resorts, as an executive chairman. In 2017, Forbes named him the ninth-richest Australian. He also owns two philanthropic foundations.

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Evelyn Robert de Rothschild
(Banker, Polo player)

Evelyn Robert de Rothschild
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Birthdate: August 29, 1931

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Amelia Warren Tyagi
(Elizabeth Warren's Daughter)

Amelia Warren Tyagi
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Birthdate: September 2, 1971
Birthplace: New Jersey

 47 
Peter Sunde
(Entrepreneur best known for being a co-founder and ex-spokesperson of The Pirate Bay, a BitTorrent search engine)

Peter Sunde
4
Birthdate: September 13, 1978
Birthplace: Uddevalla, Sweden

Swedish entrepreneur Peter Sunde, also known as brokep, co-founded The Pirate Bay, a BitTorrent search engine. While he supports online trolling as a form of activism, he was arrested and jailed for copyright offenses. He is also a member of the Pirate Party of Finland.

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Cedella Marley
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Birthdate: August 23, 1967
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

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John W. Henry
(Businessman)

John W. Henry
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Birthdate: September 13, 1949
Birthplace: Quincy, Illinois, United States

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Iris Apfel
(Businesswoman)

Iris Apfel
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Birthdate: August 29, 1921
Birthplace: Astoria, Queens, New York (state) New York, U.S.