Famous Entrepreneurs from Austria

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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  • Arnold Schwarzenegger
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    Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger (; German: [ˈaɐ̯nɔlt ˈʃvaɐ̯tsn̩ˌʔɛɡɐ]; born July 30, 1947) is an Austrian-American politician, actor, filmmaker, and former professional bodybuilder. He served as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 to 2011. Schwarzenegger began lifting weights 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, remaining a prominent presence in bodybuilding and writing many books and articles on the sport. The Arnold Sports Festival, considered the second most important professional bodybuilding event in recent years, is named after him. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest bodybuilders of all time, ...more
    • Age: 75
    • Birthplace: Thal, Styria, Austria
  • Arthur Murray
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    Arthur Murray (born Moses Teichman, April 4, 1895 – March 3, 1991) was an American ballroom dancer 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, Johnny Mercer, 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.
    • Age: Dec. at 95 (1895-1991)
    • Birthplace: Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria
  • Dietrich Mateschitz

    Dietrich Mateschitz (born 20 May 1944) is an Austrian businessman. He co-founded the Red Bull energy drink company and holds 49% of the company's shares. As of June 2019, Mateschitz's net worth was estimated to be $19.5 billion, making him the 51st richest person in the world.
    • Age: 78
    • Birthplace: Sankt Marein im Mürztal, Austria
  • Frank Stronach

    Frank Stronach, (born 6 September 1932) 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 (as of November 2013), 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.
    • Age: 90
    • Birthplace: Gutenberg an der Raabklamm, Austria
  • R. Martin Roscheisen is an Austrian-American technology entrepreneur.
    • Birthplace: Munich, Germany
  • Martin Weinek (born 30 June 1964 in Leoben, Styria) is an Austrian actor, character actor, wine producer, entrepreneur and entertainer, perhaps best known for his role in the television series Inspector Rex (as Inspector Fritz Kunz). He also produces wine in Austria.
    • Age: 58
    • Birthplace: Leoben, Austria