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Hugh Marston Hefner

Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, Cook, IL, USA
Death: September 27, 2017 (91)
Playboy Mansion, Holmby Hills, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States (Natural causes)
Place of Burial: 1218 Glendon Ave, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, 90024, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Glenn Lucius Hefner and Grace Caroline Hefner
Husband of Crystal Hefner
Ex-husband of <private> Gunn (Williams) and Kimberly Hefner
Father of <private> Marovitz (Hefner); <private> Hefner; <private> Hefner and <private> Hefner
Brother of Keith Hefner

Occupation: Publisher, journalist, entertainer, businessperson, philanthropist
Managed by: Private User
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About Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner was an American men's lifestyle magazine publisher, businessman, and playboy. Hefner was a native of Chicago, Illinois, and a former journalist for Esquire. He was best known for being the founder and chief creative officer of Playboy Enterprises. A multi-millionaire, his net worth at the time of his death was over $43 million due to his success as the founder of Playboy. Hefner was also a political activist and philanthropist active in several causes and public issues.

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Hugh Hefner's Timeline

April 9, 1926
Chicago, Cook, IL, USA