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Arthur Maurice Herskovitz

Arthur Maurice Herskovitz, Chinese, American film company executive. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1942-1945, PTO. Fellow The Friars Club (New York and Los Angeles).

Background

  • Herskovitz, Arthur Maurice was born on November 28, 1920 in Mukden, China. Son of Isidore and Anne (Rosenfeld) Herskovitz.

  • Education

    • Student, City College of New York, 1941.

    Career

    • Various positions to manager Radio-Keith-Orpheum Radio Pictures, New York City, 1939-1957, Lima, Peru. Managing director Warner Brothers, 1957-1965, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Panama, 1965-1967. Far east supervisor Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Tokyo, 1967-1972.

      Foreign sales manager National General Pictures, New York City, 1972-1974. From co-owner to owner, president JAD Films International, Inc., since 1974, Los Angeles.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Sergeant United States Air Force, 1942-1945, PTO. Fellow The Friars Club (New York and Los Angeles).

    Personality

    Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, golf, swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Lucille Rose Leventhal, March 22, 1953.
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    Born November 28, 1920
    • 1941
      City College of New York
    • 1939 - 1957
      Various positions to manager, Radio-Keith-Orpheum Radio Pictures
    • 1957 - 1965
      managing director, Warner Brothers
    • 1965 - 1967
      managing director, Warner Brothers
    • 1967 - 1972
      far east supervisor Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1972 - 1974
      foreign sales manager, National General Pictures
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