Carl Icahn Rank
About Carl Icahn
Carl Icahn is an American investor, philanthropist and businessman who is prominent for being the founder of Icahn Enterprises, a company with many investments in auto parts, energy, metals, rail cars, casinos, food packaging, real estate, and more.
He is also noted for being the Chairman of an American developer, manufacturer and supplier of powertrain components and vehicle safety products, Federal-Mogul.
In 2017, Icahn served as the “Special Advisor to the President on Regulatory Reform”, under Donald Trump.
He was born to father, Michael Icahn, who was a substitute school teacher and atheist. His mother, Bella Icahn was also a school teacher. He has a nephew called Rick Schnall, who is also a prominent businessman.
He got married to Liba Trejbal in 1979, a marriage that lasted for about 13 years before their separation in 1993, but they officially divorced in 1999. That same year of his divorce, 1999, he got married to Gail Golden. His children include; Michelle Celia Icahn and Brett Icahn.
He has received a “Starlight Foundation's Founders Award”.
Icahn was bestowed with the Effecting Change award by the '100 Women in Hedge Funds' for his contributions to education in 2006.
Icahn quit medical school to join the US Army reserves.
He has a degree in philosophy from Princeton University.
In 2020, his net worth was estimated, by Forbes magazine, to be in the region of $16.7 billion.
Carl Icahn Rank
Carl Icahn's Popularity
Carl Icahn is a famous American businessman, who was born on February 16, 1936. As a person born on this date, Carl Icahn is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (February 16) and the 167th most popular for the year (1936).
People born on February 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Carl Icahn is the 2446th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Carl Icahn's birthday, Carl Icahn is the 14587th most famous American and ranks 13th in famous people born in Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.
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