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Frank Edward Rosenfelt

executive

Frank Edward Rosenfelt was American film company executive. Bar: New York 1950, Massachusetts 1950, California 1971. Decorated Purple Heart. Served with infantry Army of the United States, World World War World War II; Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (board governors 1977-1985), Order of Coif.

Background

Rosenfelt, Frank Edward was born on November 15, 1921 in Peabody, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Samuel and Ethel (Litvack) Rosenfelt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cornell University, 1948. Bachelor of Laws, Cornell University, 1950.

Career

Attorney Radio-Keith-Orpheum Radio Pictures, 1950-1955. With Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 1955—1990, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1973-1990. Chairman board, Chief Executive Officer Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Company, 1980-1983, vice chairman board emeritus in charge European operations London, 1983-1985.

Vice chairman board in charge European operations Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Communications Company (formerly Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Entertainment Company), 1985-1990. Executive consultant Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., Culver City, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Board editors: Cornell Law Quar, 1948-1950.

Membership

Served with infantry Army of the United States, World World War World War II. Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (board governors 1977-1985), Order of Coif.

Connections

Married Judith Roman, November 1, 1943. Children: Fred, Peter, Karen.

father:
Samuel Rosenfelt

mother:
Ethel (Litvack) Rosenfelt

spouse:
Judith Roman

children:
Fred Rosenfelt

Peter Rosenfelt

Karen Rosenfelt