Amazon History

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1994-07-05 Amazon.com founded in Bellevue, Washington by Jeff Bezos

Amazon Entrepreneur Jeff Bezos
Amazon Entrepreneur
Jeff Bezos
  • 2015-12-09 Amazon's best-selling book of the year is "Girl on a Train" by Paula Hawkins
  • 2016-12-14 Amazon announces its 1st delivery by drone 2 km from their warehouse in the UK
  • 2017-06-16 Amazon announces it is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

1964-01-12 Jeff Bezos, American entrepreneur and founder of Amazon.com, born in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Amazon Entrepreneur Jeff Bezos
Amazon Entrepreneur
Jeff Bezos