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David Sarnoff

Birthplace: Uzlyany, Belarus
Death: Died in New York City, New York, USA
Place of Burial: Vahalla, Westchester, New York, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Abraham Sarnoff and Leah (Leah) Sarnoff
Husband of Lizette Hermant
Father of Robert Warren Sarnoff; <private> Sarnoff; <private> Sarnoff and <private> Sarnoff
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Occupation: President RCA, Army General
Managed by: Elissa Rachel Schirmer
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About David Sarnoff

American businessman and pioneer of American commercial radio and television. As a young man in April 1912, He received the first notification of the foundering of the R.M.S. Titanic from a Marconi rciever.

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David Sarnoff's Timeline

February 27, 1891
Uzlyany, Belarus
Age 23
July 4, 1917
Age 26
New York City
July 2, 1918
Age 27
New York, New York, United States
December 12, 1971
Age 80
New York City, New York, USA
December 15, 1971
Age 80
Vahalla, Westchester, New York, USA
Electrical engineering at Pratt Institute