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• Edgar M. Bronfman, Dead. Built a Bigger, More Elegant Seagram

Edgar M. Bronfman, Dead. Built a Bigger, More Elegant Seagram

Edgar M. Bronfman, the billionaire businessman and philanthropist who as chairman of the Seagram Company expanded his family‚Äôs liquor-based empire and who as president of the World Jewish Congress championed the rights of Jews everywhere, died on Saturday at his home in Manhattan. He was 84. His death, of natural causes, was confirmed by the […]