Roy Raymond

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Roy Raymond
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Born
Roy Larson Raymond[1]

(1947-04-15)April 15, 1947
DiedAugust 26, 1993(1993-08-26) (aged 46)
OccupationBusinessman
Known forFounder of Victoria's Secret
Spouse(s)Gaye Raymond (divorced; 1993)[2]
Children2

Roy Larson Raymond (April 15, 1947 – August 26, 1993)[1] was an American businessman. He founded the Victoria's Secret lingerie retail store in 1977.[3]

On August 26, 1993 Raymond committed suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 California Deaths, 1940–1997, Roy Larson Raymond – Birth Date: 04/15/1947, Death Date: 08/26/1993, Birth Place: Connecticut, Death Place: Marin (County)
  2. Barr, Naomi (30 October 2013). "Happy Ending, Right?". Slate. Retrieved 8 March 2016.
  3. "Victoria's Secret". Fashion Model Directory. Retrieved 27 November 2013.
  4. Bonander, Ross (2 December 2009). "5 Things You Didn't know: Victoria's Secret". AskMen.com. Retrieved 2 December 2009.