Richard Branson was born on July 18, 1950 in Blackheath, London, England as Richard Charles Nicholas Branson. He is best known as a business magnate, investor, philanthropist and founder of Virgin Group, which has gone on to grow successful businesses in sectors including mobile telephony, travel and transportation, financial services, leisure and entertainment and health and wellness.
Also a producer and actor, Branson was involved with Equation of Change (2010), Jambo Jumbo (2010) and Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story (2015) as well as appearing as himself on The Simpsons (2015).
He has been married to Joan Templeman since 1989. They have three children.
Branson was awarded Knight Bachelor of the Order of the British Empire in the 2000 Queen's Millennium New Years Honours List for his services to entrepreneurship. His first business, a used record store, was called "Virgin Records" because it was his first business venture ever.Visit Richard's IMDb page