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Bronfman, Edgar Miles Sr.

Born: 1929 AD
Currently alive, at 86 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen

1929 – Born on June 20th in Montreal, Canada. American beverage businessman and Jewish leader,

1951 – He graduated from McGill University with a B.A.

1953 – Married to Ann Loeb on January 10th.

1955 – He was the chairman of Joseph E. Seagram and Sons, Inc.

1957 – He took over as head of Seagram’s American division.

1959 – He moved to New York and became a United States citizen.

1966 – Brofman took over chairmanship of MGM.

1971 – Bronfman took over as president, treasurer, and director of Seagrams Ltd.

1979 – Bronfman began an active leadership role with the World Jewish Congress (WJC).

1981 – Bronfman was elected president of the WJC, the federation of Jewish communities outside Israel.

         – Bronfman became internationally recognized through his hard work and dedication to preserving Judaism throughout the world.

1996 – He published his autobiography, The Making of a Jew.