Jack Welch

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Birthday
19, 1935
Birthplace
Peabody, MA
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Peabody, MA

About

Former chairman and CEO of General Electric from 1981 until 2001. His over $400 million severance pay upon leaving General Electric became the largest severance payment in history.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1960.

Trivia

He published the New York Times best-selling book Winning in 2005.

Family Life

He was married three times. His last marriage was to Suzy Wetlaufer Welch in 2004. He has four children.

Associated With

He made a cameo appearance on 30 Rock in 2010 with Tina Fey.