1955 – Born on May 16th in New York. He is the CEO of Warner Music Group.
1979 – Married to Sherri Brewer.
1982 – Got his dad to help him bankroll the British film, The Blockhouse, and The Border, a star-studded flop.
1994 – Married to Clarissa Allcock.
1998 – Was responsible for Seagram’s purchase of PolyGram, which he merged with Seagram’s Universal Music Group to create the largest music company in the world.
2000 – He led Seagram into the disastrous all-stock acquisition by Vivendi.
2004 – Bronfman finalized the acquisition of Warner Music on February 27th.
– Edgar Bronfman, Jr. has served as Warner Music Group’s Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since March 1st.
2005 – After cost-cutting and reorganizations, he takes the company public in an IPO in May.