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Endy Mesquita

Endy Mesquita About Fashion and accessories designer turned social media influencer who sold earrings, bracelets, and collars on her eponymous e-commerce site. She built traffic through her Instagram account which has amassed more than 130,000 followers. Life Before Becoming Famous She began designing accessories in 2008 and launched her site shortly after. Other Informations She had […]

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Lorenzo Martone

Lorenzo Martone About Entrepreneur who launched a line of designer bicycles with Martone Cycling Co in 2013. He has over 50,000 followers on his lorenzomartone Instagram account. Life Before Becoming Famous He worked as a strategic planner for the ad agency Chandelier Creative in 2008. Other Informations He founded the Martone Agency in New York and designed a swimwear […]

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Mathilde Lacombe

Mathilde Lacombe About Beauty journalist who later went on to found the French beauty subscription company JolieBox. The company was later acquired by Birchbox. Life Before Becoming Famous She began her career as a beauty blogger and reporter for Elle magazine. She would later start JolieBox between herself and four other friends. Other Informations Outside […]

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Dave Morin

Dave Morin About American entrepreneur and angel investor who is best known for being both the CEO and co-founder of the social network Path. He is also known for having co-created the Facebook Platform as well as Facebook Connect. He is also known for having founded the venture capital firm Slow Ventures based in San […]

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Chad Reynolds

Chad Reynolds About Executive producer and co-founder of Clean My Space, a popular blog and YouTube channel focused cleaning hacks and lifestyle tips and tricks.  Life Before Becoming Famous In 2011, he and his wife Melissa launched the Clean My Space YouTube channel in an effort gain new clients for their cleaning business. Other Informations […]

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Harry M. Miller

Harry M. Miller About Australian promoter and publicist who founded Pan Pacific Productions. Life Before Becoming Famous He worked as a lab assistant and dairy farmer. Other Informations He spent 10 months in prison in 1982 for fraud. Family Life He grew up in Auckland, New Zealand, with his family before moving to Australia. He […]

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Henry Luce

Henry Luce About Magazine publisher who founded Time, Fortune, Life, and Sports Illustrated. Life Before Becoming Famous He was born in China where his parents were working as missionaries. Other Informations He started his magazines because he felt the American public was uninformed. Family Life He married his wife Clare Boothe Luce in 1935, and […]

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Dave Thomas

Dave Thomas About Became known as the famed founder and chief executive officer of the fast food restaurant chain, Wendy’s. He became the television spokesperson for the company in 1989 and appeared in over 800 commercials for the popular restaurant. Life Before Becoming Famous He opened the first Wendy’s in Columbus, Ohio, on November 15, […]

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Bel Pesce

Bel Pesce About Brazilian entrepreneur and public speaker who founded the FazINOVA school and gave a widely-praised TED Talk in 2014. She is the author of several best-selling books, including Superheroes: WANTED and The Brazilian Girl from Silicon Valley. Life Before Becoming Famous She graduated from high school in Brazil in 2006. She studied Computer […]

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Ayan Birimzhan

Ayan Birimzhan About Kazakh entrepreneur who has gained notoriety for having founded the Health Project food delivery system. He has been featured in Forbes for his success, and gained popularity to his self-titled Instagram account for his lifestyle photos.  Life Before Becoming Famous He earned his bachelor’s degree from Nazarbayev University. Other Informations He has […]

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Jonah Lupton

Jonah Lupton About Prolific entrepreneur who is known for his various start-up companies. He has gained particular renown for beginning Lupton Media, SoundGuard, and Nutraspire. Life Before Becoming Famous He earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree in business management from Salve Regina University in 2002. He also attended the University of New Hampshire for a […]

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Brooke Ence

Brooke Ence About Athlete and coach famous for her motivational social media presence and active participation in annual CrossFit games since 2010. Life Before Becoming Famous She studied modern dance at the University of Utah. Other Informations She launched her own personal brand of shoes, NOBULL Trainers, on the eve of the 2015 CrossFit Games. […]

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George Steinbrenner

George Steinbrenner About Irascible owner of the New York Yankees from 1973 until his passing. He was known for his winning record and for developing such greats as Reggie Jackson. Life Before Becoming Famous He was in band and a member of both the track and football teams while a student at Williams College. Other […]

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Micky Jagtiani

Micky Jagtiani About Indian businessman known for being the CEO and Chairman of the Landmark retail stores group. He was inducted into the Forbes billionaire list in 2008 and was the sixteenth richest man in India at that time. Life Before Becoming Famous He dropped out of a London accounting firm and drove a taxi […]

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William Clay Ford Sr.

William Clay Ford Sr. About Former CEO of Ford Motor Company and owner of the Detroit Lions. Life Before Becoming Famous He served in the United States Navy Air Corps during World War II. Other Informations He was the last living grandchild of Henry Ford. Family Life He married Martha Firestone, the granddaughter of entrepeneur […]