Chris DeWolfe

Born 1966

Chris DeWolfe is an American entrepreneur, and one of the creators of Myspace, of which he is also the former CEO. He has the sixth account ever made on the site. During DeWolfe's tenure, MySpace became the top social network, with over 135 million worldwide unique visitors a month.… Read More

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1966 Birth Born in 1966.


1988 22 Years Old DeWolfe went to Lincoln High School, then graduated from the University of Washington in 1988, where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. … Read More


2006 40 Years Old He was honored by the school as Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year in 2006. … Read More
2007 41 Years Old In 2007, he was chosen by Barbara Walters as one of her 10 most fascinating people. … Read More
2009 43 Years Old …  On April 22, 2009, News Corp. announced DeWolfe would step down as CEO and will be a strategic adviser to Myspace and serve on the board of MySpace China. … Read More
2010 44 Years Old In 2010, DeWolfe won backing from Austin Ventures to purchase MindJolt, a social gaming platform, with former MySpace colleagues Aber Whitcomb and Colin Digiaro. … Read More
2011 45 Years Old Died in 2011.
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