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  8/7/2012, Av 19, 5772

Jewish Philanthropist Sami Rohr Passes Away at 86

Prominent Jewish philanthropist Sami Rohr passed away Sunday in South Florida at the age of 86. Rohr, who lived a life committed to the Jewish people, donated tens of millions of dollars to the Chabad-Lubavitch movement to establish branches in the former Soviet Union, on college campuses and throughout the world.