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Larry Ellison

Entrepreneur and Founder of Oracle Larry Ellison

Profession: Entrepreneur and Founder of Oracle

United States of America

Biography: The founder of Oracle Corporation, Ellison is regularly listed as one of the wealthiest people in the world with a fortune around $60 billion.

After resigning as CEO of Oracle, Ellison is now focusing on philanthropic endeavors, but remains the CTO and Executive Chairman of the corporation.

Born: August 17, 1944
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, USA
Age: 77 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 2003-12-18 Founder of Oracle Larry Ellison (59) weds romance novelist Melanie Craft in Woodside, California
  • 2010-09-28 Oracle CEO Larry Ellison (66) divorces romance novelist Melanie Craft after six years of marriage

Historical Events

  • 1977-06-16 Oracle Corporation is incorporated in Redwood Shores, California, as Software Development Laboratories (SDL) by Larry Ellison, Bob Miner and Ed Oates

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