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  • Biography on CNBC: Heinz     Friday, 13 Aug 2010 | 12:05 AM ET

    For three generations, one family has fed the world. The Heinz family began as immigrants and made their name known worldwide. Today, Heinz sells more than 160 million bottles of its famous ketchup each year.

  • Most Notable Harley-Davidsons Monday, 1 Feb 2010 | 1:18 AM ET
    Today, when you think of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle - chrome, a growling engine, sleek lines and comfort comes to mind.  The first Harley-Davidson was a basic bicycle with an engine on it.  It took years for Harley to acquire its reputation, perfection and celebrity status.  Harley-Davidson was founded in 1903 by William S Harley, Arthur Davidson, Walter Davidson and William A. Davidson who were dedicated to making their business a success.  We asked the Harley-Davidson Museum which motorcycle

    Biography on CNBC asked the Harley-Davidson Museum which motorcycles are the most popular throughout the century and what's ahead for the future.

  • Bill Gates: The Billionaire Philanthropist Thursday, 12 Nov 2009 | 3:16 PM ET
    Business mogul, chairman of Microsoft, author, philanthropist, William Henry Gates III, more commonly known as Bill Gates has left a mark in history.  Gates is most noted for being the co-founder of the software company Microsoft and recently for being named 2009’s Richest Person in America by Forbes Magazine.  With all of these achievements under his belt Gates is using the second half of his life to give back to the world.  His philanthropy work has taken his accomplishments to a new level.Cli

    With a variety of business achievements under his belt, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates is using the second half of his life to give back to the world.

  • Most Beautiful Ferraris of All Time Friday, 25 Sep 2009 | 9:51 AM ET
    The iconic Enzo Ferrari helped build a multi-billion dollar corporation that it is today and in the process assembled some of the most beautiful cars in the world.  In the long history of the company there has been a wide range of impressive and rare cars produced, but which are truly the most beautiful?To answer this question, Ferrari Historian and expert Marcel Massini has put together his list of the 15 most beautiful Ferraris of all time. Massini is an editor for two international Ferrari ma

    In the long history of the company there has been a wide range of impressive and rare cars produced, but which Ferraris are truly the most beautiful? Find out!

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