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Sir Alan Michael Sugar was born on March 24, 1947, in Hackney, East London, England.He left school at the age of 16 and worked as a Ministry of Education statistician. He then became an independent salesman and started out Del Boy style, by hawking car and TV antennas, cigarette lighters and electrical goods from the back of his van.1968 was a milestone year for the aspiring businessman, as Alan Sugar married his wife Ann and founded his first company, the home electronics firm Amstrad.