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Janet Yellen

Economist and Chair of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen

Profession: Economist and Chair of the Federal Reserve

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: The 15th Chair of the Federal Reserve and the first woman to hold the position.

Yellen was also the Chair of the White House Council Economic Advisers under President Bill Clinton.

Born: August 13, 1946
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Age: 73 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo

Events in the Life of Janet Yellen

Quotes by Janet Yellen

  • "It slightly worries me that when people find a problem, they rush to judgment of what to do."

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