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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.


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