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Reid Hoffman

Co-founder of LinkedIn Reid Hoffman

Profession: Co-founder of LinkedIn

United States of America

Why Famous: Co-founder and executive chairman of LinkedIn, a social media website that connects professionals.

He was also on the board of directors during the founding of PayPal.

Born: August 5, 1967
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, USA
Age: 53 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo

Historical Events

  • 2002-12-28 LinkedIn is founded by Reid Hoffman and others in Mountain View, California

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