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Bernard Manischewitz
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    (December 24, 1913-September 20, 2003)
    President and chief operating officer of the kosher food and beverage company, Manischewitz
    Died from heart disease
    In an act of nepotism, he became president and chief operating officer of Manischewitz when he was 29.
    He sold the family business to private investors for $124 million (1991).
    He was involved in a price-fixing scandal that resulted in legal fines (1980's).
    He had a fear of using his real name when buying kosher foods and going to restaurants, because he feared that the prices would increase for him.
    His grandfather made him stare at the matzo all day to make sure they didn't break as they went through the production lines.
    He was divorced.
    He was a Jewish man born on Christmas eve.
    His grandfather, Rabbi Dov Behr Manischewitz, founded the company in Cincinnati, Ohio (1888).
    He expanded the line of foods manufactured by the company.
    He graduated New York University (1940's).
    He moved to Italy a year before his death.
    He was a philanthropist.
    In the song 'Final Hour' by Lauryn Hill, she says: 'Now I be breakin' bread sippin Manischewitz wine.'
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