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Sumner Redstone: CBS and MTV billionaire media tycoon dies aged 97

5 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

US media mogul Sumner Redstone, who took his father's drive-in movie business and built it into an empire that included Paramount Pictures, CBS and MTV, has died aged 97.
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Sumner Redstone dead at 97 - CBS and Viacom media mogul who created ‘content is king' slogan dies at his home

Sumner Redstone dead at 97 - CBS and Viacom media mogul who created ‘content is king' slogan dies at his home

5 monthes ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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CBS and Paramount Pictures mogul Sumner Redstone dies aged 97

5 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Media mogul Sumner Redstone, who helped shape CBS and Paramount, has died at the age of 97.
His family confirmed his death with a statement, saying the businessman died on August 11.
A statement obtained by Variety read: ‘My father led an extraordinary life that not only shaped entertainment as we know it today, but created an incredible family legacy.
‘Through it all, we shared a great love for one another and he was a wonderful father, grandfather and great-grandfather. I am so proud to be his daughter and I will miss him always.'
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