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Charles Wang
王嘉廉
Born (1944-08-19)August 19, 1944
Died October 21, 2018(2018-10-21) (aged 74)
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Known for Co-founder, CA Technologies
Charles Wang
Chinese 王嘉廉

Charles B. Wang (August 19, 1944 – October 21, 2018) was an American businessman and philanthropist. He was a co-founder and CEO of Computer Associates International, Inc. (later renamed to CA Technologies). He was a minority owner (and past majority owner) of the NHL's New York Islanders ice hockey team. A philanthropist, he donated to charities including SmileTrain.

Wang died of lung cancer at his home in Oyster Bay, New York on October 21, 2018 at the age of 74.

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