Alan Sugar

Computer Entrepreneur Alan Sugar

Full Name: aka Baron Sugar of Clapton
Profession: Computer Entrepreneur

United Kingdom

Biography: Came to fame in the home computer battles of the 1980s with his AMSTRAD (Alan Michael Sugar Trading) brand; eventually he bought out his main competitor, Sinclair Research (headed by Sir Clive Sinclair). Now better known for the UK version of The Apprentice TV series and his catchphrase 'You're fired!'.

Born: March 24, 1947
Birthplace: Hackney, London, England
Age: 75 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries

Married Life

  • 1968-04-28 Business magnate Alan Sugar (21) weds hairdresser Ann Simons in Great Portland Street Synagogue, London

Historical Events

  • 2005-02-16 The UK version of "The Apprentice" with British business magnate Alan Sugar premieres on the BBC

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