AKA Kenneth Roy Thomson
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Location of death: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cause of death: unspecified
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Executive summary: Ex-CEO, Thomson Corp.
Military service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Took his father's newspaper empire and sold most of it off, piece by piece, replacing the print businesses with electronic database companies like Westlaw.
In 2005, Forbes rated Thomson the world's 15th richest man.
Father: Roy Herbert Thomson (newspaper tycoon, d. 1976)
Mother: Edna Thomson
Sister: (2 sisters)
Wife: Nora Marilyn Lavis (m. 1956)
Son: David Kenneth Roy Thomson
Daughter: Lynne Thomson (Lesley?)
Son: Peter Thomson
University: Upper Canada College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
University: Cambridge University
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