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Lew Wasserman

Lew WassermanAKA Louis Robert Wasserman

Born: 22-Mar-1913
Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
Died: 3-Jun-2002
Location of death: Beverly Hills, CA
Cause of death: Stroke
Remains: Buried, Hillside Memorial Park, Culver City, CA

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Chairman and CEO of MCA, 1946-95

Father: Isaac Wasserman
Mother: Minnie Chernick
Wife: Edith T. Beckerman (b. circa 1916, m. 5-Jul-1936 until his death, d. 18-Aug-2011, one daughter)
Daughter: Lynne Kay Myers (b. 18-Oct-1940)

    Administrator: Trustee, California Institute of Technology

    MCA President (1946-95)
    Member of the Board of MCA (-1998)
    Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee
    Friends for Harry Reid
    Gore 2000
    Hillary Rodham Clinton for US Senate Committee
    Los Angeles World Affairs Council Board of Directors
    McCain 2000
    One America Committee
    Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame
    Russian Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry

    The Last Mogul: The Life and Times of Lew Wasserman (19-Mar-2005) · Himself

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