Jack Welch, former GE chairman and CEO, dies: CNBC By Reuters

2020-03-02

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO GENERAL ELECTRIC CHIEF WELCH. (Reuters) – Jack Welch, who grew General Electric Co (N:) during the 1980s and 1990s into the most valuable public company in the United States, has died at age of 84, CNBC reported https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/02/jack-welch-obit-ge.html on Monday. Welch – known asRead More →

Robert Mugabe, ex-Zimbabwean Strongman, Dies at 95

2019-09-06

Robert Mugabe, a schoolteacher-turned-guerrilla fighter who helped topple white colonial rule in Zimbabwe only to lead the country to the brink of economic ruin, has died. Mr. Mugabe died after years of declining health that saw him make frequent trips for medical treatment in Asia and less than two yearsRead More →

Ferdinand Piech, iconic figure at Volkswagen, dies at 82

2019-08-26

BERLIN — Ferdinand Piech, grandson of the original designer of the Volkswagen Beetle and a towering figure in modern automotive history, has died, his wife, Ursula Piech, said Monday. Piech’s influence in the industry extended well beyond Volkswagen AG VOW, -0.07%   in Wolfsburg, Germany, the company town that grewRead More →

Nordstrom heir Blake Nordstrom dies at 58 By Reuters

2019-01-02

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A sign directs shoppers to a Nordstrom store at a shopping mall in La Jolla (Reuters) – Nordstrom Inc (NYSE:) said its co-president, Blake Nordstrom, passed away early Wednesday morning at the age of 58. Blake Nordstrom passed away unexpectedly, the department store chain said lessRead More →