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Birthplace: Chorwad, (Gujarat), India
Father's Name: Hirachand Govardhandas Ambani
Mother's Name: Jamunaben Hirachand Ambani
Birthdate: December 28, 1932
Dhirubhai's father is a School teacher in
Hirachandbhai and Jamanaben have two
daughters and three sons
Dhirubhai was precocious and highly intelligent in School
He completed his fifth standard in the village school
He complete his Matriculation studies for district town of
He was precocious and highly intelligent student
After complete his study he reaching Aden, Dhrubhai joined
office on the very day of his arrival. It was a clerk's job with
the A. Besse & Co.
Those days Aden was the second busiest trading
and oil bunkering port in the world
After the death of his father he come back Bombay and he
have a little money in his pocket
He returned to India in 1958 with Rs 50,000 and
set up a textile trading company.
These days he works really hard and promote his
During the seven years between 1958 and 1965, Reliance
Commercial Corporation (RCC) kept growing as more and more of
Dhirubhai's friends and colleagues joined him
In the meantime, Dhirubhai's family had also grown
And Both son are helping to promote his Father Business
In 1975, a World Bank team visited in India and he said
the Reliance mill to be the best in the country
in 1980 the mill was expanded, renewed and renovated
with installation of 148 Sulzer weaving machines, 16
Sourer weaving machines, a large men's wear
processing house, and a large worsted spinning Sulzer
Dhiru Bhai Ambani and his two sons, Mukesh and Anil, built
India's largest private sector company, Reliance India Limited
Over time his business has diversified into a core
specialization in petrochemicals with additional interests in
telecommunications, information technology, energy, power,
retail, textiles, infrastructure services, capital markets, and
Dhirubhai Ambani is credited with shaping India's
equity culture, attracting millions of retail investors
in a market till then dominated by financial
In 1992, Reliance became the first Indian company to raise
money in global markets, its high credit-taking in international
markets limited only by India's sovereign rating.
Reliance also became the first Indian company to feature in
Forbes 500 list.