Benjamin Guggenheim

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Benjamin Guggenheim
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Born(1865-10-26)October 26, 1865
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
DiedApril 15, 1912(1912-04-15) (aged 46)
Atlantic Ocean, aboard the RMS Titanic
Cause of deathSinking of the RMS Titanic
NationalityAmerican
CitizenshipAmerican and German
Alma materPeirce School of Business
OccupationBusinessman
Spouse(s)
Florette Seligman (m. 1894–1912)
ChildrenBenita Rosalind Guggenheim
Peggy Guggenheim
Barbara Hazel Guggenheim
Parent(s)Meyer Guggenheim
Barbara Myers

Benjamin "Ben" Guggenheim (October 26, 1865 – April 15, 1912)[1] was an American businessman. He died aboard the RMS Titanic when the ship sank in the North Atlantic Ocean. His body was never recovered.

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