Earnest Stanley O'Neal was born in Roanoke, Alabama, in October 1951. After holding several high management positions, he is an American business executive who previously served as chairman and chief executive of Merrill Lynch. O'Neal was accused of his performance as CEO of Merrill Lynch. He ruled over the firm's decline instability and capital position, which led to his dismissal in September 2007 and the firm's final fire sale to Bank of America a year later. Here's a quiz based on Stanley O'Neal.