Bronfman, Edgar Miles Sr.
Born: Jun 20, 1929 AD
Currently alive, at 85 years of age.
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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