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Hugh Marston Hefner

Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, Cook, IL, United States
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 and Kimberly Hefner
Father of Christie Hefner; Private; Private and Cooper Bradford 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

1926
April 9, 1926
Chicago, Cook, IL, United States
1952
November 8, 1952
Age 26
Wilmette, IL, United States
1991
September 4, 1991
Age 65
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States