AKA Norton Winifred Simon
Birthplace: Portland, OR
Location of death: Los Angeles, CA
Cause of death: unspecified
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Founder, Norton Simon Museum
Purchased the Pasadena Art Museum in 1978, and renamed it the Norton Simon Museum. Diagnosed with Guillain Barre Syndrome in 1984.
Father: Myer Simon (b. 1885 in San Francisco)
Mother: (d. circa 1921)
Wife: Lucille Ellis (m. 3-Feb-1933, two sons)
Wife: Jennifer Jones (actress, m. 29-May-1971)
Norton Simon Museum Founder
Risk Factors: Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Appears on the cover of:
Time, 4-Jun-1965, DETAILS: "In the Dostoevskian sense, I am the suffering man."
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