Carly Fiorina

Ancestry of
Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard


Who is Carly Fiorina?

Carly Fiorina is an American businesswoman who was the chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard. She is said to be the first female CEO of a company ranked in the top 20 by Fortune magazine. Carly Fiorina is the chairwoman of Good360, a charitable organization that helps companies donate excess merchandise. In recent years she has entered the political arena by running for the U.S. Senate in 2010 and for President in 2016.

Famous Kin

Carly Fiorina is a direct descendant of Mayflower passengers Francis Cooke, Richard Warren, and William Brewster. She has a royal connection to King Henry VIII and at least four of his wives, and to the current royal family through a kinship with the late Princess Diana.

Given Carly Fiorina's presidential aspirations and her criticisms of President Barack Obama, it is ironic to see that she has a kinship to President Obama. Other U.S. Presidents that are in her family tree include Zachary Taylor, Ulysses S. Grant, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Calvin Coolidge, and both Presidents Bush.

Fellow business leaders that Carly Fiorina can call kin include Eastman Kodak's George Eastman, Playboy Magazine's Hugh Hefner, and Standard Oil's John D. Rockefeller. She also has a number of celebrity kin including, but not limited to, Ted Danson, George Hamilton, Orson Welles, Katharine Hepburn, Julia Child, Richard Gere, Dick Van Dyke, Henry Fonda, Anthony Perkins, Christopher Reeve, and Taylor Swift.

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Carly Fiorina photo by Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 2.0)