Grove, Andrew S.

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Name
Grove, Andrew S. Gender: M
András István Gróf
born on 2 September 1936
Place Budapest, Hungary, 47n30, 19e05
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Hewitt
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Andrew S. Grove
photo: World Economic Forum from Cologny, Switzerland, license cc-by-sa-2.0

Biography

Hungarian-born American businessman, engineer, and author. He was a science pioneer in the semiconductor industry. He escaped from Communist-controlled Hungary at the age of 20 and moved to the United States where he finished his education. He later became CEO of Intel Corporation and helped transform the company into the world's largest manufacturer of semiconductors.

In 2000 he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and was a contributor to several foundations that sponsor research towards a cure.

Grove died at home on 21 March 2016 in Los Altos, California, aged 79.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Paul Hewitt collection

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Parkinson's
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (CEO)
  • Vocation : Engineer : Chemical