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Tag: Jewish Philanthropist
December 24, 2014 | 2:40 pm
June 16, 2014 | 11:51 am
Moise Safra, a billionaire banker and philanthropist, died at 79 in Brazil.
Safra died Sunday at the Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital in Sao Paulo two days after suffering a heart attack, according to Reuters. He reportedly had struggled with Parkinson’s disease for several...
March 11, 2013 | 7:08 am
An elderly Jewish philanthropist from Switzerland and his wife died in a fire in their Zurich home.
Yosef Elbaum, 91, and his wife Raizel, 74, died from smoke inhalation on March 7 after a fire broke out in their attic apartment on Richard Wagner Street in southern Zurich, the...
April 17, 2008 | 6:00 pm
November 30, 2006 | 7:00 pm