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List of notable or famous entrepreneurs from Austria, with bios and photos, including the top entrepreneurs born in Austria and even some popular entrepreneurs who immigrated to Austria. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Austrian entrepreneurs then this list is the perfect resource for you. These entrepreneurs are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known entrepreneur from Austria is included when available.

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This historic entrepreneurs from Austria list can help answer the questions "Who are some Austrian entrepreneurs of note?" and "Who are the most famous entrepreneurs from Austria?" These prominent entrepreneurs of Austria may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Austrian entrepreneurs.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Entrepreneurs from Austria
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Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-born American actor, model, producer, director, activist, businessman, investor, writer, philanthropist, former professional bodybuilder, and politician. Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011. Schwarzenegger began weight training at the age of 15. He won the Mr. Universe title at age 20 and went on to win the Mr. Olympia contest seven times. Schwarzenegger has remained a prominent presence in bodybuilding and has written many books and articles on the sport. Schwarzenegger gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon. Schwarzenegger's breakthrough film was the sword-and-sorcery epic Conan ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: Europe, Thal, Austria, Central Europe, Styria

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Arthur Murray is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Entrepreneurs from Austria
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Arthur Murray was an American dance instructor and businessman, whose name is most often associated with the dance studio chain that bears his name. His pupils included Eleanor Roosevelt, the Duke of Windsor, John D. Rockefeller Jr., Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, Barbara Hutton, Elizabeth Arden, Manuel L. Quezon, and Jack Dempsey. Television evangelist D. James Kennedy and Little House on the Prairie actress Katherine MacGregor were instructors of Murray's technique. Arthur Murray was inducted into the National Museum of Dance's Mr. & Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Hall of Fame in 2007. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 96 (1895-1991)

Birthplace: Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria

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Dietrich Mateschitz

Dietrich Mateschitz is an Austrian businessman who co-founded the Red Bull energy drink company and holds 49 percent of the company's shares. Mateschitz's net worth, as of January 2015, is estimated to be $10.7 billion. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Sankt Marein im M├╝rztal, Austria

Frank Stronach is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Entrepreneurs from Austria
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Frank Stronach

Frank Stronach, CM is an Austrian and Canadian businessman and politician. He is the founder of Magna International, an international automotive parts company based in Aurora, Ontario, Canada, Granite Real Estate, and Stronach Group, which specializes in horse-racing. With an estimated net worth of $CAD 3.12 billion, Stronach was ranked by Canadian Business as the 19th wealthiest Canadian. In 2011, he entered Austrian politics: founding the Stronach Institute to campaign for classical liberalism and against the Euro. In 2012, he founded the political party Team Stronach for Austria. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 86

Birthplace: Gutenberg an der Raabklamm, Austria