Famous People who Majored in Commerce

List of famous people who majored in commerce, including photos when available. This list of famous commerce majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in commerce. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in commerce you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

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  • William Shatner
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    William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, producer, director, and singer. In his seven decades of television, Shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the Star Trek franchise. He has written a series of books chronicling his experiences playing Captain Kirk and being a part of Star Trek, and has co-written several novels set in the Star Trek universe. He has also written a series of science fiction novels called TekWar that were adapted for television. Shatner also played the eponymous veteran police sergeant in T.J. Hooker (1982–1986) and hosted the reality-based television series Rescue 911 (1989–1996), ...more
    • Age: 91
    • Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Ernest S. Rady
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    Ernest S. Rady

    Ernest S. Rady has been a board member of Wachovia since 2006. He is principal shareholder, manager and consultant to a group of companies engaged in real estate management and development, property and casualty insurance, and investment management.
    • Age: 85
  • James Laurence Balsillie (born February 3, 1961) is a Canadian businessman, philanthropist and former co-CEO of the Canadian company Research In Motion (RIM, 'BlackBerry'). He is also the founder of the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), Canadian International Council (CIC), Balsillie School of International Affairs (BSIA) and the Arctic Research Foundation (ARF). Following his retirement as co-CEO of RIM in January 2012, Balsillie became a director on RIM's Board of Directors. In March 2012, he resigned from the Board due to strategic differences with RIM's new leader and CEO, Thorsten Heins, who abandoned the licensing strategy that Balsillie was pursuing. He served ...more
    • Age: 61
    • Birthplace: Seaforth, Ontario, Canada
  • Ronald A. Rittenmeyer is president and chief executive officer of EDS, an HP company. He has held numerous management positions and board memberships in several companies and organizations, including The Cypress Group, Safety-Kleen, Inc., AmeriServ, RailTex, Ryder and Merisel.
    • Age: 75
  • Vinod Khanna
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    Vinod Khanna (6 October 1946 – 27 April 2017) was an Indian actor, film producer and politician. He was the recipient of two Filmfare awards. He was also an active politician and was the MP from the Gurdaspur constituency between 1998–2009 and 2014–2017. In July 2002, Khanna became the minister for Culture and Tourism in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet. Six months later, he became the Minister of State for external affairs.After making his film debut in 1968, Khanna first acted in supporting and antagonistic roles; as an angry young man in the movie Mere Apne, as the main villain in the super-hit movie Mera Gaon Mera Desh, and as the military officer turned fugitive in the critically ...more
    • Age: 76
    • Birthplace: Peshawar, Pakistan
  • Frank Crean
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    Francis Daniel Crean (28 February 1916 – 2 December 2008) was an Australian politician who served as a member of the House of Representatives from 1951 to 1977, representing the Labor Party. He was a minister in the Whitlam Government, including as Treasurer from 1972 to 1974 and Deputy Prime Minister for a few months in 1975. Crean was born in Hamilton, Victoria. He attended Melbourne High School and the University of Melbourne, and subsequently worked as a tax accountant. Crean was elected to the Victorian Legislative Assembly in 1945. He lost his seat in 1947 and reclaimed it in 1949, but quit state politics two years later to stand at the 1951 federal election. Crean spent the first 21 ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 92 (1916-2008)
    • Birthplace: Hamilton, Australia