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Laurence Tisch

Laurence TischAKA Laurence Alan Tisch

Born: 5-Mar-1923
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 15-Nov-2003
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified
Remains: Buried, Westchester Hills Cemetery, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: CEO of CBS, 1986-95

Military service: US Army (WWII, OSS)

Father: Abraham Solomon Tisch
Mother: Sadye Brenner
Brother: Bob Tisch (Loews executive, b. 1926, d. 2005)
Wife: Wilma Stein (m. 31-Oct-1948, four sons)
Son: Andrew H. Tisch
Son: James S. Tisch (CEO of Loews)
Son: Thomas
Son: Daniel

    University: BS, New York University (1942)
    University: MA Industrial Engineering, University of Pennsylvania (1943)
    Law School: Harvard Law School (studied 1946)

    CBS CEO (1987-95)
    Loews CEO (1960-)
    Tisch Hotels, Inc. President (1946-74)
    Member of the Board of ADP
    Member of the Board of Bulova Corporation
    Member of the Board of CBS (1990-)
    Member of the Board of CNA Financial Corporation
    Member of the Board of Loews (as Chairman, 1960-)
    Bush-Cheney '04
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Metropolitan Museum of Art Trustee
    New York Public Library Trustee
    Wedding: Alan Greenspan and Andrea Mitchell (1997)

Appears on the cover of:
Time, 22-Sep-1986, DETAILS: The Man Who Captured CBS: Loews' Laurence Tisch Takes Over

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