Ken Olsen

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Birthday
20, 1926
Birthplace
Connecticut
Death Date
Feb 6, 2011 (84)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
20, 1926
Birthplace
Connecticut
Death Date
Feb 6, 2011 (84)

About

U.S. businessman and Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) founder.

Before Fame

He served in the United States Navy and also worked in a machine shop making repairs.

Trivia

He was labeled by Fortune magazine as America's most successful entrepreneur in 1986.

Family Life

He had a Scandinavian upbringing while growing up in Stratford, Connecticut.

Associated With

He was an MIT alumni, just like I.M. Pei.