This Day in Jewish History 1873: The Original Movie Mogul, Adolph Zukor, Is Born

The founder of Paramount Pictures was a formal, icy man with strict moral standards - who found himself charmed by 'moving pictures'.

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January 7, 1873 is the birthdate of Adolph Zukor, the movie mogul whose vision, more than anyone else’s, provided the business model for the motion picture industry during its first century. Zukor took over a...