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D. H. Ambani: Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani

The real name D. H. Ambani is Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani. D. H. Ambani popularly known as Dhirubhai Ambani (28 December 1932 – 6 July 2002) was an Indian business tycoon[1] who founded Reliance Industries in Bombay and appeared in The Sunday Times top 50 businessmen in Asia. Ambani took Reliance public in 1977 and was worth $25.6 billion upon his death on 6 July 2002. In 2016, he was honored posthumously with the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian honour for his contributions to trade and industry.

Dhirubhai Ambani was one of the sons of Hirachand Gordhanbhai Ambani, a village school teacher belonging to the Modh community and Jamnaben Ambani and was born in Chorwad, Junagadh district, Gujarat. Dhirubhai married Kokila, and they had four children; Mukesh Ambani, Anil Ambani, Nina Bhadrashyam Kothari and Dipti Dattaraj Salgaocar. He migrated to the then British colony of Aden at age 17 where his brother was working. He initially served as a clerk at A. Besse & Co., which then was the largest transcontinental trading firm east of Suez. He worked as a employer in Yemen, then came to India with ₹50000 and started a textile trading company in 1958.

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