Sol Kerzner

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Sol Kerzner
Born(1935-08-23)23 August 1935
Johannesburg, South Africa
Died21 March 2020(2020-03-21) (aged 84)
Cape Town, South Africa
NationalitySouth African
Alma materUniversity of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg B.Com (Accounting), B.Com (Hons) (Accounting)
OccupationFounder and Chairman of Kerzner International
Spouse(s)Maureen Adler
Shirley Bestbier (deceased)
Anneline Kriel (1980–1985)
Heather Murphy (2000–2011)
Childrenwith Adler:
--Howard "Butch" Kerzner
--Andrea Kerzner
--Beverly Kerzner Mace
with Bestbier:
--Brandon Kerzner
--Chantal Kerzner Sweeney

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, K.C.M.G. (23 August 1935 – 21 March 2020) was a South African accountant and business magnate. He founded both of South Africa's largest hotel groups, the Southern Sun Hotel Group and Sun International. He was also the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Kerzner International. His career spanned more than 45 years in the resort industry.[1]

Kerzner died on 21 March 2020, aged 84.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. SOL KERZNER: The Miniature Minotaur Retrieved on 20 June 2014
  2. Jele, Nhlanhla. "South African hotel tycoon Sol Kerzner has died". News24. Archived from the original on 21 March 2020. Retrieved 21 March 2020.