Innovator and business leader who helped grow the Intel Corporation into one of the largest and most influential technology companies in the world. He was named Time’s Person of the Year in 1997 for his contributions to growth and proliferation of microchips.
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|FULL NAME:||Andrew Grove|
|BIRTH DATE:||September 2, 1936|
|AGE:||84 years old|
Andrew Grove is a Engineer. He was born András István Gróf, but anglicized his name upon reaching the US. He married Eva Kastan in 1958 and remained married until his death. The couple had two children. During his own childhood, Grove’s family was forced to go into hiding during the Nazi occupation of Hungary. After fleeing from Hungary during the revolution of 1956, he came to the US with little money and unable to speak English. He proceeded to graduate from the City College of New York with a degree in chemical engineering, then received a Ph.D in the subject from UC Berkley.
DID YOU KNOW He was the first person hired by Intel co-founders Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore. He was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2000 and contributed significantly to foundations dedicated to finding a cure. He died on March 21, 2016 of unspecified causes.
FACT After his death, many prominent tech figures, including Bill Gates and Tim Cook, reflected on his impact in the industry.
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Currently, Andrew Grove is 84 years old. He will celebrate his 85th birthday on a Wednesday, September 2nd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Andrew Grove’s zodiac sign is Virgo. According to astrologers, Virgo’s life pursuit is to do the right thing and a secret desire to love and be loved in return. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, books, nature, cleanliness and dislike rudeness, asking for help and taking center stage. The strengths of this sign are: loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, worry, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.
Andrew Grove was born in the Year of the Rat. People born in this year are clever and charming. They’re curious, but sometimes too motivated by money. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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