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Moses Rothman

Moses Rothman, Canadian library administrator. Named Commendatore of Order of Merit, Italian Government, 1982. Corporal Royal Canada Air Force, 1939-1945. Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Royal Automobile Club.

Background

  • Rothman, Moses was born on January 14, 1919 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Son of Myer and Molly (Schechtman) Rotman.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Baron Bing High School, Montreal, 1935.

    Career

    • Trainee manager Universal Pictures, Bombay, India, 1946-1948. Manager Paramount Pictures, Caracas, Venezuela, 1948-1950. Worldwide representative Edward Small Productions, Munich, 1950-1959.

      European sales manager United Artists, Paris, 1952-1959, worldwide sales manager New York City, 1968-1970. European sales manager Columbia Pictures, Paris, 1959-1968. Distributor Chaplin Library., London, since 1970.

    Membership

    Corporal Royal Canada Air Force, 1939-1945. Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Royal Automobile Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Art history, skiing, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Yoke Wah Loh, December 31, 1947 (divorced September 1957). 1 child, Keith; married Johanna Rucker, October 4, 1957 (divorced June 1976). Children: Nicole, Monique.

      Married Lyn Doreen Serrell-Watts, November 11, 1976. Stepchildren: Sebastian Serrell-Watts, Arabella Serrell-Watts.
    • father: Myer Rotman
    • mother: Molly (Schechtman) Rotman
    • spouses: Yoke Wah Loh
    • Johanna Rucker
    • Lyn Doreen Serrell-Watts
    • children: Keith Rothman
    • Nicole Rothman
    • Monique Rothman
    • Sebastian Serrell-Watts Rothman
    • Arabella Serrell-Watts Rothman
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    Born January 14, 1919
    Nationality
    • 1935
      Baron Bing High School
    • 1946 - 1948
      Trainee, manager Universal Pictures
      Bombay, Maharashtra, India
    • 1948 - 1950
      manager, Paramount Pictures
      Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
    • 1950 - 1959
      worldwide representative Edward Small Productions
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1952 - 1959
      European sales manager, United Artists
      Paris, Kentucky, United States
    • 1959 - 1968
      European sales manager, Columbia Pictures
      Paris, Kentucky, United States
    • 1970
      distributor Chaplin Library
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa

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