Helen Worth

Helen Worth

Name Helen Worth
Profession TV Actress
Date of Birth 1951-01-07
Place of Birth Leeds,
England
Age
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Birth Sign Capricorn

About Helen Worth

Veteran soap star who played Gail McIntyre on Coronation Street in 1974 and won The British Soap Award for Best Storyline.

Early Life of Helen Worth

She had her first acting role at age twelve in the series Z Cars.

Trivia

She had a recurring role on Doctor Who in 1971.

Family Life

She was married to Michael Angelis from 1991 to 2001. She married Trevor Dawson in 2013. She has a brother named Neville. 

Associated With

She had a small role alongside Ron Moody in the 1968 Oscar-winning film Oliver!

Valerie Worth

Valerie Worth

Name Valerie Worth
Profession Poet
Date of Birth 1933-10-29
Place of Birth Philadelphia, PA
Age 60 yrs
Death Date 1994-07-31
Birth Sign Scorpio

About Valerie Worth

Known for works such as Animal Poems, Gypsy Gold, and the Small Poems series of books, this Pennsylvania-born writer received the 1991 National Council of Teachers of English Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children.

Early Life of Valerie Worth

In 1955, she graduated summa cum laude from Swarthmore College. She published her first poetry collection, Small Poems, in 1972.

Trivia

She often collaborated with illustrator Natalie Babbit.

Family Life

She grew up in Philadelphia and Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, as the daughter of a biology professor. She later settled in New York with her husband, George Bahlke.

Associated With

She and California-born writer Kenn Nesbitt both became known for their poems for children.

Jack Ma

Jack Ma

Name Jack Ma
Profession Entrepreneur
Date of Birth 1964-09-10
Place of Birth Hangzhou,
China
Age
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Birth Sign Virgo

About Jack Ma

Founder of Alibaba, a Chinese e-commerce company that became an extremely popular way for people in China to shop online. When his company had its IPO in September of 2014, Alibaba was worth over $200 billion.

Early Life Experience of Jack Ma

In 1988, he earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Hangzhou Teacher’s Institute, which later became Hangzhou Normal University.

Trivia Info

He created China Yellowpages in 1995 and many consider the venture to be China’s first internet-based company.

Family Life and Relationship

He married Zhang Ying and the couple has a son and a daughter.

Close Associates

He and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos both became billionaires, and two of the richest people in the world, through their successful e-commerce companies.

 

 

 

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos

Name Jeff Bezos
Profession Entrepreneur
Date of Birth 1964-01-12
Place of Birth Albuquerque, NM
Age
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Birth Sign Capricorn

About Jeff Bezos

Billionaire and founder of Amazon.com. In 2013, he purchased The Washington Post. He is considered to be an e-commerce pioneer and consumerism revolutionary. His company Bezos Expeditions is a partial funder of businesses such as Airbnb, Twitter, and Uber.

Early Life Experience of Jeff Bezos

He graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science in engineering. His first job dealt with computer science on Wall Street.

Trivia Info

He invested $42 million in the Clock of the Long Now, which was mechanized to keep time for 10,000 years. He was named “richest man in modern history” after his net worth went up to $150 billon in July 2018.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born to a teenage mother and was later adopted by his stepfather Miguel Bezos. He married novelist MacKenzie Bezos in 1993 and after more than 25 years together they separated in early 2019. The couple had four children together.

Close Associates

He was named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year in 1999. Mark Zuckerberg was named Person of the Year in 2010.

 

 

 

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Name Mark Zuckerberg
Profession Entrepreneur
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth White Plains, NY
Age
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Birth Sign Taurus

About Mark Zuckerberg

Programmer and businessman who co-founded Facebook, a social networking website, at age 20 and took it public in 2012.

Early Life Experience of Mark Zuckerberg

He was a member of his high school fencing team and attended Harvard University.

Trivia Info

He became the world’s youngest billionaire after founding a social media site in 2004. In 2015 he was worth over $30 billion.

Family Life and Relationship

He has a sister named Randi. He married his longtime girlfriend Priscilla Chan in 2012. They have two daughters named Max and August.

Close Associates

He was portrayed by Jesse Eisenberg in The Social Network, a film about the conception of Facebook.