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Amar Bose
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Born
Amar Gopal Bose

(1929-11-02)November 2, 1929
Died July 12, 2013(2013-07-12) (aged 83)
Alma mater Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Occupation Founder and Chairman of Bose Corporation
Spouse(s) Prema Bose (divorced),
Ursula Boltshauser (1997-2013)
Children Vanu Bose
Maya Bose

Amar Gopal Bose (November 2, 1929  – July 12, 2013) was an American academic and entrepreneur. An electrical engineer and sound engineer, he was a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for over 45 years.

In 2007 he was listed in Forbes 400 as the 271st richest man in the world, with a net worth of $1.8 billion. In 2009, he was no longer on the billionaire list, and returned to the list in 2011, with a net worth of $1.0 billion.

Bose was born on November 2, 1929 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He studied at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Bose died on July 12, 2013 in Wayland, Massachusetts, aged 83.

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