Charles Rosner Bronfman
|Birthplace:||Montreal, Communauté-Urbaine-de-Montréal, QC, Canada|
|Occupation:||Businessman and philanthropist|
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About Charles Rosner Bronfman
Charles Rosner Bronfman, PC CC (born June 27, 1931) is an English-speaking Quebecer businessman and philanthropist. With an estimated net worth of 2 billion (as of October 2012), Bronfman was ranked by Forbes as the 15th wealthiest Canadian and 165th in the world.
His fortune comes from, Seagram Company Ltd. the family liquor business. He was the majority owner of the Montreal Expos franchise in Major League Baseball from the team's formation in 1968 until 1990. He is in talks to purchase the American soccer club Chicago Fire S.C.
Bronfman was born in Montreal. He was educated at Selwyn House School in Montreal, Trinity College School in Port Hope, Ontario, and McGill University.